MICHAEL K. MIDDLETON portrait
  • Director Of Forensics, Communication
  • Assistant Professor, Communication
  • Director of Graduate Studies, Communication
  • Associate Professor, Communication

Professional Service

  • Western Forensics & Argumentation Association. Chair. 2020 - 2022
  • National Parliamentary Debate Association. National Tournament Director. 2017 - 2018
  • Entity: Communication & Critical Cultural Studies Reviewer. 2017 - 2017
  • Entity: Western Journal of Communication Editorial Board. 2014 - present
  • Entity: Management Communication Quarterly Reviewer. 2014 - present
  • Entity: Communication and Critical Cultural Studies Reviewer. 2013 - present
  • Entity: Southern Communication Journal Reviewer. 2013 - present

Internal Service

  • Undergraduate Committee. Member, 2015 - 2016. service.
  • Undergraduate Commencement Speaker Selection Committee. Member, 2011 - present. service.

Honors & Awards

  • Quintilian Award for Excellence in Forensics Education. Pt. Loma Nazarene University, 2017
  • Critical/Cultural Studies Division, Outstanding Book Award. National Communication Association, 2016
  • B. Aubrey Fisher Outstanding Journal Article Award. Western States Communication Association, 2012
  • Performance Studies Seminar Fellow. Northwestern University, 2008

Affiliations

  • Western States Communication Association (WSCA), Member, 02/2015 - present
  • International Communication Association (ICA), Member, 06/2013 - present
  • National Parliamentary Debate Association (NPDA), Vice-President, 03/2013 - 03/2015
  • Western Forensics Association (WFA), President, 02/2013 - present
  • National Communication Association (NCA), Member, 11/2004 - present