Bradley E. Van Alstyne, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Communications and Media Studies, Online Learning and Development

Communication and Media Studies

School of Liberal Arts and Education

Brad has been teaching communication and business courses at the college level for 32 years as well as working as a dean, department chair, and faculty mentor. He has also worked as a communications consultant and in several PR and marketing capacities.  


California Institute of Integral Studies, PhD, Transformative Studies

Chico State University, MA, Information and Communication Studies; Human Communication Option

Chico State University, BA, Human Communication Studies, Concentration in Organizational and Interpersonal Communication

Research Interests

Brad's research interests include mass media, online learning and development, business, organizational and interpersonal communication, consumer behavior and sports media. More specifically how these phenomena are created, sustained, and their impact on consumers.

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