Nick Romerhausen

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Associate Professor of Communication; Director of the Introductory Course

School of Communication, Media & Theatre Arts

127 Judy Sturgis Hill Building


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Nick Romerhausen is an Associate Professor of Communication and the Course Director for CTAC 124: Foundations of Speech Communication.  He is interested in student experiences in the communication classroom and focuses the majority of his research on the ways that factors that affect rapport building between instructors and students.


  • Ph.D., Communication, Wayne State University, 2011
  • MA, Communication, Eastern Michigan University, 2008
  • BA, Communication Studies and Spanish, Western Kentucky University, 2006

Interests and Expertise

  • Communication Education
  • Discourse Studies
  • LGBTQ+ Studies


    • CTAC 265/WGST 265 Communication and the LGBTQ+ Community
    • CTAC 340 Communication Ethics
    • CTAC 350 Persuasion
    • CTAC 440W Public Discourse Analysis
    • CTAC 495L Capstone in Communication
    • CTAC 460 Rhetorical Theory and Criticism
    • CTAC 670 Teaching College Speech


His advising area is communication.

Professional Affiliations

  • National Forensic Association
  • American Forensic Association
  • Michigan Intercollegiate Speech League
  • National Communication Association
  • Central States Communication Association