Kristin Lindholm, PhD

Director, Division of Social Science
Professor of Communication
Chair, Department of Communications

Faculty Since 1994


BA, University of Illinois
MA, University of Illinois
MA, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
PhD, University of Illinois


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Dr. Lindholm teaches how human communication occurs in a variety of contexts. Her doctoral research specialized in how people communicate about health-related concerns in interpersonal and organizational settings. More recently, Dr. Lindholm has been focusing on how changes in mass media are affecting individuals and organizations. Dr. Lindholm has coauthored several papers and book chapters, and she has received four awards for her achievements in education. She is a member of the National Communication Association.


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