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Kirsten Pool

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Contact Information

4070-4071 Lincoln Hall
702 South Wright Street
Urbana IL 61801

Office Hours

Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30-1:30 pm
PhD Candidate

Research Interests

Interpersonal Communication
Health Communication

Research Description

My research aims to better understand the connections between the psychological manifestations of trauma, uncertainty, and communication among romantic partners navigating the aftermath of traumatic events. 


BA in Communication Arts and Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University

MA in Communication, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Courses Taught

CMN 101: Public Speaking

CMN 102: Introduction to Communication 

CMN 260: Health Communication

CMN 336: Family Communication