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[Photo]: Catherine A. Dobris

Catherine A. Dobris

Campus Address: CA 307A
Phone: 317-278-3110
Email: cdobris@iupui.edu


Director, Women's Studies Associate Professor of Communication Studies, Adjunct Professor of English, Adjunct Professor Women's Studies


B.S. Emerson College 1981
M.A. Indiana University 1984
Ph.D. Indiana University 1989

Academic Interests

Contemporary rhetorical theory and public address, Women's Studies, intersections of race, class, culture, ethnicity and gender from a rhetorical perspective


Teaching Excellence Recognition Award (TERA) 1997, 1998, 2000, 2004, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2016;
member of Faculty Colloquium for Excellence in Teaching (FACET)


Chapters in Centering Ourselves: African American Feminist and Womanist Studies of Discourse, , More Quick Hits , and Doing Research on Women's Communication: Perspectives in Theory and Method, Telling Political Lives.

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