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Chris Meloche

Full-Time Lecturer

Chris Meloche 602-K Pray Harrold




  • Ph.D. – Communication Studies, Wayne State University, 2003
  • MA – Communication, Eastern Michigan University, 1996
  • BA – Communication, Michigan State University, 1984
  • BA – Telecommunication, Michigan State University, 1984

Professional Associations/Memberships

  • National Communication Association
  • Michigan Association of Speech Communication
  • Dale Carnegie Training

Representative Courses Taught

  • CTAC 124  Foundations of Speech Communication
  • CTAC 224  Public Speaking
  • CTAC 225  Listening Behavior
  • CTAC 226  Nonverbal Communication
  • CTAC 227  Interpersonal Communication
  • CTAC 274  Intercultural Communication
  • CTAC 350  Persuasion
  • CTAC 354  Organizational Communication
  • CTAC 357  Interviewing as Communication
  • CTAC 359  Small Group Communication
  • CTAC 475W  Research in Speech Communication
  • CTAC 485W  Communication Theory



Prior to joining the EMU community full-time in 1999, Christopher Meloche was a member of the Communications staff at the United Way in Detroit, and a management trainer and consultant for Dale Carnegie Training throughout much of southeast Michigan. His clients included: AT&T, Detroit Edison, Ford Motor Company, and General Motors Corporation. Currently, in addition to fulfilling his duties as Lecturer III at EMU, Dr. Meloche continues to serve his community as a freelance organizational consultant, and is producer and editor of the weekly cable TV program, Around Town with Linda.