John W. Smith
Education: Ph.D. (speech communication) Wayne State University; M.A. (speech communication) Purdue University- Calumette; B.A., History, Indiana University- Northwest.
Professional Experience: Assistant professor of speech communication, Indiana University at South Bend; visiting lecturer, Indiana University at South Bend; part-time faculty at University of Detroit; part-time faculty at Wayne State University; graduate assistant, Wayne State University; graduate assistant, Purdue University; part-time faculty, Purdue University; special tutor, Indian University Northwest; music therapist, Lake County Association for the Mentally Retarded.
Articles published in The Braille Monitor; and
selected book chapters and numerous convention papers; numerous seminars and
workshops on effective communication topics: interviewing skills, parliamentary
procedure and stress management.