Department of Communication Studies

Jeffrey Brand

Associate Professor

Public Relations

Research Interests

Public Relations Theory, Post Crisis Recovery by Organizations, Emergency Preparedness, Community Development, Faith-Based Messages During Crises

Teaching Interests

Public Relations, Crisis Communication, Emergency Management, Argumentation, Speech Writing

Courses Taught

COMM COR 2020 Introduction to Research Methods; COMM PR 4811/5811 Public Relations Cases and Studies

Personal/Professional Interests

I enjoy learning about local history and community development efforts. I have worked with community organizations on emergency preparedness and for local education reform projects. I also enjoy spending time with my family and we look forward to exploring the Cedar Valley area. 


334 Lang Hall