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Faculty Profile - Ken Chase

Ken Chase, Ph.D.

Department Chair, Associate Professor of Communication

On Faculty since 1994
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ph.D., Speech Communication

California State University at Fullerton
M.A., Speech Communication

Biola University (La Mirada, CA)
B.A., Communications

  • Communication Ethics
  • Rhetorical Theory
  • National Communication Association (NCA)
  • Religious Communication Association (RCA)

“Antiphon’s Tetralogies and the Ethics of Possibility”
A paper presented to the Rhetoric Society of America biennial conference Atlanta, GA, May 2016.

  • Public Speaking (COMM 101)
  • Argumentation and Debate (COMM 252)
  • Rhetorical Theory (COMM 302)
  • Communication Criticism (COMM 312)
  • Advanced Performance (COMM 353)
  • Senior Seminar (COMM 494)
  • Persuasion and Diversity (COMM 454)
  • Communication Ethics
  • Rhetorical Theory

Ethical Rhetoric and Divine Power: Reflections on Matthew 10:17-20 (and parallels), Bulletin for Biblical Research
Ken Chase, 2012.

Bodies at Peace in the Moment of Dialogue, Interfaith Dialogue in Practice: Christian, Muslim, Jew
Ken Chase, 2012.

Listening, Speaking, and the Art of Living, Liberal Arts for the Christian Life
Ken Chase, 2012.

Christian Rhetorical Theory: A New (Re)Turn, Journal of Communication and Religion
Ken Chase, 2013.