Home | Board of Trustees | Trustees | Dan Peterson
Board of Trustees

Dan Peterson

Dr. Dan Peterson

Dr. Dan Peterson, Oregon Tech faculty leader

 Klamath Falls, OR

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.