David Palmer

Professor

Communication Studies
College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Contact Information

Phone
(970) 351-2800
Fax
(970) 351-2336
Office
Candelaria 1245A
Office Hours
By appointment only
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
Communication Studies
Campus Box 99
Greeley, CO 80639

Education

Professional/Academic Experience

Research/Areas of Interest

Critical Education Theory, Social Justice Activism Pedagogy

Publications/Creative Works

Books:

Frey, L. R., & Palmer, D. L. (Eds.). (2014). Teaching communication activism: Communication education for social justice. New York, NY: Hampton Press. *Awarded the 2015 Edited Book of the Year Award by the Applied Division of the National Communication Association.

Book Chapters:

Palmer, D. (In press). Advocacy and the perils of group membership. In. A. Kurylo (Ed.) Negotiating group identity in the research process: Are you in or are you out? Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. 

Palmer, D. L., & Frey, L. R. (2015). Fostering civic resilience and hope through communication activism education. In G. Beck & T. Socha (Eds.), Communicating Hope and Resilience Across the Lifespan. New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishers.

Frey, L. R., & Palmer, D. L. (2014). Introduction: Teaching communication activism. In L. R. Frey & D. L. Palmer (Eds.), Teaching communication activism: Communication education for social justice (pp. 1–42). New York, NY: Hampton Press.

Palmer, D. L. (2014). Communication education as vocational training and the marginalization of activist pedagogies. In L. R. Frey & D. L. Palmer (Eds.), Teaching communication activism: Communication education for social justice (pp. 45–76). New York, NY: Hampton Press.

Palmer, D. L., & Frey, L. R. (2015). Fostering civic resilience and hope through communication activism education. In G. Beck & T. Socha (Eds.), Communicating Hope and Resilience Across the Lifespan. New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishers.