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John Parrish-Sprowl

Campus Address: CA 126
Phone: (317)278-3145
Fax: (317)278-1025
Email: johparri@iupui.edu
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Professor of Communication Studies
Director, Global Health Communication Center
Russian & Eastern European Institute
University College


B.S. Ball State University 1976
M.A. Miami University 1977
Ph.D. Bowling Green State University 1983

Academic Interests

Relational, organizational, and cultural transformation and change; global health issues


Global Health, Advanced Communication Theory, Organizational Communication, Intercultural Communication, Study abroad


Elected Visiting Faculty, SEE University, Tetovo, Macedonia
University Gold Medal, University of Wroclaw, Poland
University Distinguished Professor Award for Teaching Excellence-University of Connecticut


Include chapters in Group Communication in Context: "Studies of Bona Fide Groups, Culture and Technology in the New Europe", "Civic Discourse in Transformation in Post-Socialist Nations", "Development Communication in Action: Building Understanding and Creating Participation" and articles in Edited book Communication: A Modern Anthology with Olga Leontovich


WHO Roster of Experts on Social and Behavioral Change Recently part of a WHO working group developing training for community engagement for the ebola virus disease (EVD) in Sierra Leone

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