Communication Studies Faculty
Cathryn Cushner Edelstein
B.S. Boston University, M.A. New York University
Cathryn teaches Intercultural Communication, Speech Fundamentals, and professional communication courses for international graduate students.
In addition to teaching, Cathryn is the faculty advisor for Emerson Talks. This program prepares students to lead discussions with peers about diversity and inclusion while earning one non-tuition credit through the Communication Studies Department. She trains the co-facilitators and oversees the sessions that run throughout the year.
Cathryn is the author of, Excuse Me, Can You Repeat That? How to Communicate in the U.S. as an International Student - A Reference Guide published by Five Star Publications (AZ). It is available at the Emerson College Bookstore and online worldwide through many international booksellers.
Intercultural Communication (CC203)
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Dr. Linda Gallant has accepted an international research fellowship with Mobile Studies, which focuses on the global study of mobile media and communication across cultures and countries. Mobile Studies advances an interdisciplinary approach among mobile media and communication scholars. A goal is also to facilitate research and knowledge between academic researchers and “key players in the mobile industry.” Dr. Gallant will conduct research with the institute to be published in Mobile Yearbook 2014 and presented at its 2014 annual conference.