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Mike Allen

Professor
 Merrill Hall 251

Education

PhD, Michigan State University, 1987
MA, University of Wyoming, 1983
BA, Lewis and Clark College, 1981

Research Interests

Social influence in personal, relational, organizational, media, and public contexts

Teaching Interests

Research methods, nonverbal communication, sexuality, persuasion, and argumentation

Courses Taught

Argumentation, Sexuality, Meta-Analysis, Quantitative Research Methods, ANOVA and Multiple Regression, Public Speaking, Nonverbal Communication, Communication in a World of AIDS, Philosophy of Applied Communication, Persuasion, Family Communication, Conflict, Organizational Communication

Other Professional Activities

2011 Central States Communication Association Federation Research Prize
Former Editor of Communication Monographs, Communication Studies
Ranked in the top 25 of active research career scholars based on number of published works
Top Paper, Peace and Conflict Studies Division, National Communication Association Convention, San Francisco, 2010
Top Three Paper, Argumentation and Forensics Division, National Communication Association Convention, San Francisco, 2010

Recent Publications

Kim, S., Allen, M. R., Preiss, R. G., & Peterson, B. (2014). Meta-Analysis of Counterattudinal Advocacy Data: Evidence for an Additive Cues Model. Communication Quarterly, 62(5), 607-620.
Kim, S., Levine, T. R., & Allen, M. R. (2014). The intertwined model of reactance for resistance and persuasive boomerang. Communication Research, 41, 1-21.
Omori, K., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Cultural Differences between American and Japanese self-presentation on SNSs. International Journal of Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies, 4(1), 56-70.
Gayle, B., Preiss, R., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Where we are now? A Meta-Analytic Review of Sex Difference Expectations for Conflict Management Strategy Selection. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., gayle, B., & preiss, r. (Eds.). Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis, 226-248. Routledge.
Mullane, R., Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., & Timmerman, L. M. (2014). Victim-offender mediation: A meta-analysis. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B., & Preiss, R. (Eds.). Managing interpersonal conflict: Advances through meta-analysis, 106-124. New York: Routledge.
Burrell, N. A., Kartch, F., Allen, M. R., & Hill, C. (2014). A Meta-analsysis of Demand/Withdraw Interaction Patterns. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B., & Preiss, R. (Eds.). Mangins Interpersonal Conflict: Advances Through Meta-Analysis, 297-314. Routledge.
Turkiewicz, K. L., Allen, M. R., Venetis, M. K., & Robinson, J. D. (2014). Observed communication between oncologists and patients: A causal model of communication competence. World Journal of Meta-Analysis, 2(4), 186-193.
Allen, M. R., Dilbeck, K., england, N., Herrman, A., Kartch, F., Kim, J., Kulovitz, K., Lau, A., Maier, M., May, A., McNallie, J., & Omori, K. (2014). Test of Causal Model for Sexual Harassment Using Data from a Meta-Analysis. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B., & Preiss, R. (Eds.). Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis, 94-105. Routledge.
Herrman, A. R., Omori, K., McNallie, J., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Evidence of Analytic Versus Holistic Thinking in Viewing Magazine Images: Preliminary Findings. Qualitative Research Reports in Communication, 14, 53-61.
Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B. M., & Preiss, R. G., eds. (2014). Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances Through Meta-Analysis. Routledge.
Burrell, N. A., Grimes, D., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Using meta-analysis to examine peer mediation: Outcomes and effectiveness in educational settings. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., gayle, b., & preiss, r. (Eds.). Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis, 167-180. Routledge.
Turkiewicz, K., & Allen, M. R. (2014). The effectiveness of environmental mediation. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B., & Preiss, R. (Eds.). Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis, 125-139. Routledge.
Mabry, E. A., Burnett, A., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Jury size and decision-making: A meta-analysis. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B., & Preiss, R. (Eds.). Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis, 84-93. Routledge.
Eckstein, J., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Reclaiming Stigma: Alternative Explorations of the Construct. Communication Studies, 65, 129-131.
Song, H., Zmyslinski-Seelig, A., Kim, J., Dent, A. M., Victor, A., Omori, K., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Does Facebook make you lonely?: A meta analysis. Computers in Human Behavior, 36, 446-452.
Herrman, A., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Hardline versus softline bargaingin strategies: A Meta-analytic Review. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B., & Preiss, R. (Eds.). Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis, 213-225. Routledge.
Emmers-Sommer, T., Maier, M., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Condom Use and Conflict in Heterosexual Relationships. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, b., & preiss, R. (Eds.). managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis. Routledge.
preiss, r., Gayle, b., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Threats and promises, elicit cooperation in Prisoner’s Dilemma experiments: Two meta-analyses. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., gayle, b., & preiss, r. (Eds.). Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis, 195-212. Routledge.
Preiss, R., Gayle, B., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Anticipatory Attitude Change-Persuasive Outcomes and their Implications for Health Campaigns. Schorr, A. (Ed.). Gesundheitskommunikation: Psychologische und interdisziplinare perspekitiven, 355-367. Nomos Verlagsellschaft.
Maier, M., Allen, M. R., & Burrell, N. A. (2014). International Conflict and Intervention: Application of Structural-Attitudinal-Transactional Model. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., gayle, b., & preiss, r. (Eds.). managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis, 181-194. Rutledge.
Allen, M. R., & Preiss, R. G. (2014). Meta-Analysis and Conflict Research. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B. M., & Preiss, R. G. (Eds.). , 7-21. Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances Through Meta-Analysis.
LeFebvre, L., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Teaching immediacy and student learning: An examination of lecture/laboratory and self-contained course sections. Journal of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 14(2), 29-45.
Willes, K., & Allen, M. R. (2014). The importance of sexual orientation disclosure to physicians for women who have sex with women. Harvey, V., & Housel, T. H. (Eds.). Health care disparities and the LGBT population, 9-26. Lexington Books.
Salazar, A., Hurtado, J., Duysters, G., Sabidussi, A., & Allen, M. R. (2014). The Value for Innovation of Inter-Firm Networks and Forming Alliances: A Meta-Analytic Model of Indirect Effects..
Rafferty, K. A., Cramer, E., Priddis, D., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Talking about end-of-life preferences in marriage: Applying the Theory of Motivated Information Management. Health Communication, 29, 1088-1099.
Allen, M. R., Bourhis, J., Tenzek, K., & Bauman, I. (2014). Reducing Homophobia. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B., & Preiss, R. (Eds.). Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis, 271-283. Routledge.
Kwiakowski, J., Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., & Timmerman, L. M. (2014). Meta-Analysis of sex differences in process and outcome: Satisfaction with divorce mediation. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B., & Preiss, R. (Eds.). Managing Interpersonal Conflict: Advances through Meta-Analysis, 140-158. Routledge.
Kwiatkowski, J., Burrell, N. A., Timmerman, L. M., & Allen, M. R. (2014). Meta-analysis of sex differences in process and outcome: Satisfaction with divorce mediation. Burrell, N. A., Allen, M. R., Gayle, B., & Preiss, R. (Eds.). Managing interpersonal conflict: Advances through meta-analysis, 140-157. New York: Routledge.
Allen, M. R., Bourhis, J., Burrell, N., Cole, A. W., Cramer, E., Dilbeck, K., England, N., Hawkins, J. M., Maier, M., Mullane, R., Omachinski, K., Omori, K., DeCloedt-Pincon, D., Victor, A., Willes, K. L., & Zmyslinski, A. N. (2013). Comparing communication doctoral programs, alumni, and faculty: The use of Google Scholar. Journal of the Association of Communication Administration, 32, 55-68.
Cramer, E., Tenzek, K., & Allen, M. R. (2013). Translating spiritual care in the chaplain profession. Journal of Pastoral Care and Counseling, 67(3), 1-16.
Kim, S., & Allen, M. R. (2012). Testing an additive model for the effectiveness of evidence on the persuasiveness of a message. Social Influence, Psychology Press, 7, 65-77.