Communication Studies Faculty

Michael Weiler

Associate Professor (1989)

B.S. University of Utah
M.F.A. University of Pittsburgh
Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh

Michael Weiler

Michael Weiler, a member of the faculty since 1989, is an expert in argument, rhetoric, and political communication. His research has appeared in Argumentation and Advocacy, Informal Logic, and the Quarterly Journal of Speech, and he has co-authored a collection of essays on the rhetoric of Ronald Reagan.

He is director of Emerson Community Debate, a program that promotes debating activities at Boston elementary and secondary schools.


Office: Walker 807

Phone: 8494


The Department of Communication Studies at Emerson College will be host a variety of special events dedicated to the Dia De Los Muertos Mexican holiday.

Events will feature three Mexican artists, David Silvah, Nuria Bak and Claudia Rodriguez, who will honor student Jocelyn Straus and actor Robin Williams.