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[Photo]: Gail Gráinne Whitchurch, on leave 2013-2014

Gail Gráinne Whitchurch, on leave 2013-2014

Phone: (317)278-3197
Fax: (317)278-1025
Email: whig@iupui.edu
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Associate Professor of Communication Studies;
Adjunct Associate Professor of Family Sociology


B.A. University of Minnesota
M.A. University of Minnesota
Ph.D. University of Delaware

Academic Interests

Applied communication research; research on the famine-era Achill Mission, Achill Island, County Mayo, Ireland; community and local history; public history


External Examiner, Level 7 Diploma in Community Inclusive Practice Facilitation (Special Education Needs), University of Limerick, Ireland.


(co-editor) The Psychosocial Interior of the Family (Aldine de Gruyter);
(co-author) "Systems Theory" Sourcebook of Family Theories and Methods and "Family Communication" Handbook of Marriage and Family;
and numerous articles and essays in research and practice journals


Co-founder and past chair, Family Communication Division of the National Communication Association

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