Kathleen Haspel

Kathleen Haspel


Associate Professor of Communication, Department of Communication


  • Introduction to Human Communication
  • Communication Theory Narrative
  • Communication Language and Social Interaction
  • Family Communication


  • Discourse and conversation analysis narratology


  • BA, MA, College of Staten Island, City University of New York
  • PhD, Rutgers University

Academic Profile

Professor Haspel studies stories of personal experience told in media and public contexts, especially narratives of crisis. Her work has been published in various journals and edited volumes. Before becoming a full-time professor, she worked in publishing and corporate law.

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