JENNIFER A. CUMMINGS portrait
  • Associate Professor (Lecturer), Management Department

Presentations

  • Jennifer A Cummings (2021) "Building Resilience in Tough Times " Keynote address at the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology. , Presented, 2021.
  • Jennifer A Cummings (2020) Elevate U: "Growth in Challenging Times". , Presented, 2020.
  • JENNIFER ANN CUMMINGS (2019) "The Mindset Advantage". Keynote Address at School of Dentistry White Coat Ceremony. University of Utah. , Presented, 2019.
  • JENNIFER ANN CUMMINGS (2019) "Thriving Through Change". EMBA Alumni Roundtable, Keynote Speaker. , Presented, 2019.
  • JENNIFER ANN CUMMINGS (2019) "Speaking Up and Being Heard on a Team". MBA Women’s Event, Keynote Speaker. , Presented, 2019.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2019) “Speaking Up and Being Heard on a Team”. Alumni Women’s Workshop, University of Utah. , Presented, 2019.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2018) “Thriving Through Change,” SelectHealth Leadership Summit. , Presented, 2018.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2018) “The Positivity Advantage,” IHC Cardiovascular Symposium. , Presented, 2018.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2018) “Communicating Your Brand with Confidence and Authenticity,” Elevate U Women's Symposium, University of Utah. , Presented, 2018.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2017) “Healthy Talk, Healthy Teams”, Bard Access Systems. , Presented, 2017.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2016) Relational Patterns of Control and Influence. , Presented, 2016.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2016) Leveling Up Your Relationships. , Presented, 2016.
  • JENNIFER ANN CUMMINGS (2021) Testing the Power of Positivity. , Presented, 2021.
  • JENNIFER ANN CUMMINGS, & Cummings, J. A., Rausch, G., & Cañas, K. (2021) Strengthening Leadership Programs for Women: Challenges and Strategies. , Accepted, 2021.
  • Jennifer A Cummings , & Kate Cañas and Aaron Phillips . (2020) Association for Business Communication (ABC) National Conference, Voices of Leadership: CEO Discourse as Embodied and Enacted. , Accepted, 2020.
  • Jennifer A Cummings (2020) Association for Business Communication (ABC) National Conference, Driving Team Innovation. , Accepted, 2020.
  • JENNIFER ANN CUMMINGS (2019) "The Brain at Work: Insights from Neuroscience for Teaching Business Communication". Presented at the Association of Business Communication International Conference, Detroit, Michigan. , Presented, 2019.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2018) Teaching the Art of Planning and Navigating Difficult Conversations, ABC Conference. , Presented, 2018.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2017) Drafting Your Personal Ethics Code, ABC International Conference. , Presented, 2017.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings, & Kathryn Canas & Aaron Phillips. (2017) Developing and Re-envisioning the Online and Hybrid Classroom; ABC International Conference. , Presented, 2017.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2016) Mediation Videotape Simulation. , Presented, 2016.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2016) Video Case Study Methodological Approach to Managing Organizational Conflict. , Presented, 2016.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2016) Transforming Team Troubles into Triumphs. , Presented, 2016.
  • Cole Holmes, & Jennifer Cummings & Georgi Rausch. (2015) Technology in the Business Communication Classroom: A Paradoxical Double-Edged Sword. , Presented, 2015.
  • Kathryn Canas, & Jennifer Cummings & Georgi Rausch. (2015) Triumphs and Challenges of Teaching Accounting Communication: An Examination and Presentation of Pedagogical Best Practices. , Presented, 2015.
  • Jennifer A. Cummings (2015) Building Conflict Management Skills in Tomorrow’s Leaders. , Presented, 2015.
  • Cummings, J. A. (2014, February). Complementarity and Satisfaction: An Investigation of Mother- Adolescent Daughter Interaction. Paper accepted to the Western States Communication Association, Anaheim, CA. , Presented, 2014.
  • Canary, H. E., Bullis, C. A., Cummings, J. A., Kinney, A. Y. (2014, February). The Resource-Based Interaction Coding System (R-BICS): Development and Application in a Colorectal Cancer Screening Intervention Program. Paper Presentation: Western States Communication Association, Anaheim, CA. *Top Four Paper in Health Communication. , Presented, 2014.
  • Canary, H. E., Cummings, J. A., Bullis, C. A. (2013, November). Counselor-Client Conversations in a Colorectal Cancer Screening Intervention: An Analysis of Intersecting Activity Systems. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Communication Association, Washington, DC. * Top Five Papers in Health Communication. , Presented, 2013.
  • Cummings, J. A. (2013, February). Conflict at Home: A Qualitative Case Comparison of Conflict Interaction in Mother-Adolescent Daughter Relationships. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Western States Communication Association, Reno, NV. *Top Paper in Interpersonal Communication. , Presented, 2013.
  • Cummings, J. A. (2012, February). Relational Communication and Mother-Adolescent Daughter Relationships. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Western States Communication Association, Albuquerque, NM. *Top Paper in Interpersonal Communication. , Presented, 2012.
  • Cummings, J. A. (2008, February). Panelist on “Advisor Advising: Sharing Resources for Advising Graduate Students.” Panel discussion at the annual meeting of the Western States Communication Association, Boulder, CO. , Presented, 2008.
  • Cummings, J. A. (2008, February). “Seventeen” Girls without Family: A Content Analysis of the Abdication of Family in Teenage Magazines. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Western States Communication Association, Boulder, CO. , Presented, 2008.
  • Osmond, A. K. & Cummings, J. A. (2007, November). Identifying Verbal and Nonverbal Communication Cues in Sociopathy: A Narrative Analysis. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Communication Association, Chicago, IL. , Presented, 2007.
  • Cummings, J. A. (2007, February). Panelist on “Are We ‘Engaged’, or Are We ‘Complicit’? Conceptualizing a Socially-just, Critically-informed Interpersonal Communication.” Panel discussion at the annual meeting of the Western States Communication Association, Seattle, WA. , Presented, 2007.
  • Cummings, J. A. (2006, November). Work-Family Balance in the Lives of Children: Giving Voice to a Silenced Population. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the National Communication Association, San Antonio, TX. , Presented, 2006.
  • Witker-Cummings, J. A. (2006, February). How Support Happens: An Ethnographic Investigation of Supportive Interactions Among Preschool Children, Peers, and Teachers. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Western States Communication Association, Palm Springs, CA. *Top Debut Paper in Interpersonal Communication. , Presented, 2006.

Publications

  • Rogers, L. E. (date unknown). Relational Communication Control. In C. A. Van Lear & D. J. Canary (Eds.) Researching Interactive Communication Behavior: A Sourcebook of Methods and Measures. (pp. 93-106). Thousand Oaks: Sage. Accepted, .
  • Canary, H. E. (date unknown). Structuring Health in Colorectal Cancer Screening Conversations: An Analysis of Intersecting Activity Systems. Southern Communication Journal; Special Issue: Family Communication and Health. Vol. 80, 416-432. Accepted, .
  • Cummings, J. A. (date unknown). Relational Communication and Mother-Adolescent Daughter Relationships. NA. Accepted, .
  • Cummings, J. A. (date unknown). Drafting Your Personal Ethics Code. Business and Professional Communication Quarterly. Vol. 81, 368-390. Accepted, .