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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

Cramer, E., Tenzek, K., & Allen, M. R. (2015). Recognizing success in the chaplain profession: Connecting perceptions with practice. Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy, 21, 131-151.
Rafferty, C., Cramer, E., Priddes, D., & Allen, M. R. (2015). Talking about end-of-life preferences in marriage: Applying the Theory of Motivated Information Management. Health Communication, 30, 409-481.
Omori, K., & Allen, M. R. (2014, November). Cultural Differences between American and Japanese self-presentation on SNSs. International Journal of Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies, 4(1), 56-70.
Turkiewicz, K. L., Allen, M. R., Venetis, M. K., & Robinson, J. D. (2014, November). Observed communication between oncologists and patients: A causal model of communication competence. World Journal of Meta-Analysis, 2(4), 186-193.
Kim, S., Levine, T. R., & Allen, M. R. (2014, November). The intertwined model of reactance for resistance and persuasive boomerang. Communication Research, 41, 1-21.
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.
Eckstein, J., & Allen, M. R. (2014, June). Reclaiming Stigma: Alternative Explorations of the Construct. Communication Studies, 65, 129-131.
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.
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. New York, NY: Routledge.