Katherine E. Rowan

Katherine E. Rowan (Ph.D., Purdue University) is professor of communication at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. Her research concerns the challenges of earning trust and explaining complexities in risk and crisis communication contexts. She has published in journals such as Health Communication, Risk Analysis, Communication Education, Journal of Applied Communication Research, and Nature Climate Change and authored or edited over 70 scholarly and governmental publications. At Mason, she teaches courses in public relations, science communication, risk communication, and crisis communication and directs Mason’s graduate program in science communication. A Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, she assists scientists in outreach through grants from the National Science Foundation and Virginia Sea Grant.

Return To People & Partners

Comments are closed.