Charissa Niedzwiecki

Associate Professor
Communication Studies

Specialty area(s)

Family, Health, Interpersonal and Media

Current courses at UWL

CST 230-- Interpersonal Communication
CST 336-- Family Communication
CST 338-- Sexuality and Romance in the Mass Media
CST 354-- Health Communication

Teaching history

CST 110
Small Group Communication
Nonverbal Communication
Gender Communication
Intercultural Communication
Advanced Interpersonal Communication

Professional history

I have previously taught at the University of Nebraska--Lincoln and the University of Alaska--Fairbanks.

Research and publishing

I have done research in family, health and media.
Current Publication: "Odd or Ordinary: "The Influence of Reality TV on Perceptions of Family in Reality TV" in Reality TV: Oddities of Culture" Published March, 2014.


University of NE--Lincoln -- B.S.
University of Alaska--Fairbanks M.Ed.
University of NE--Lincoln -- PhD.