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Natalie Pennington, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Communication Studies
GUA 4138


Professor Pennington (Ph.D., University of Kansas) researches and teaches at the intersection of interpersonal communication and communication technology, with a particular focus on social influence and impression management within our varied social networks online and the spillover that has for communication offline. Dr. Pennington teaches courses in Online Relationships, Communication Theory, Quantitative Methods, and Advanced Relational Topics. Her work has been published in journals including New Media & Society, Social Media + Society, Computers in Human Behavior, and the Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media. If you are interested in learning more about her current research, please visit her website.