Serves through June 30, 2018
Executive Committee Member
Dr. Dan Peterson is the Chair of the Communications Department at Oregon Tech and has been a faculty member since 2007. He served as the university’s Faculty Senate President from 2012-2014. Prior to Oregon Tech, he was Assistant Professor of Communication at Missouri State University from 2002-2007; was a Graduate Assistant at Ohio University in the School of Interpersonal Communication from 1999-2002; was an Instructor at Hong Kong Baptist University in 2000; and was a Teaching Associate at Brigham Young University in Communications from 1997-1999.
Dr. Peterson has been engaged in a variety of services as a faculty member, including chairing the Faculty Senate at Oregon Tech and the Graduate Council; participating on committees such as financial aid, distance education, and assessment; serving as a student academic advisor; contributing to the community by offering training programs to the City of Klamath Falls and volunteering with the SMART reading program; and supporting his discipline as a member of the Northwest Communication Association Executive Committee.