Jim Baumann

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Associate Professor


Main Campus
Galvin Fine Arts Center, GFA35
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803


Baumann teaches courses in human communication, argumentation, and public relations research. He is particularly interested in the adoption of emerging mediated communication technologies, communication research, and political economy of communication.

Areas of Professional Interest

  • Emerging media technologies
  • Political economy of communication
  • Communication in international relations
  • Communication research methods

Courses Taught

COMM 129, Principles of Public Speaking
COMM 132, Survey of Human Communication
COMM 228, Argumentation and Advocacy
COMM 353, Public Relations Cases and Research


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