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Communications

 

Professor

Dr. Maria Flores 

Assistant Professor

LBVSC 201
(956) 326-3034 
maflores@tamiu.edu

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Advanced Journalistic Writing
  • Communication Ethics
  • Introduction to Theory and Principles of Communication
  • News Publication
  • Trends in International Communication

 

Professor

Mrs. Ariadne Gonzalez 

Assistant Professor
LBV 324B
(956) 326-3036
ariadnea.gonzalez@tamiu.edu

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Public Speaking
  • Introduction to the Theory Principles of Communication
  • Health Communication
  • Communication Ethics
  • Organizational Communication

Graduate

  • Organizational Communication

 

Dr. Jose C. Lozano

Dr. Jose C. Lozano

Department Chair
Professor
Canseco Hall 301A
(956) 326-3117
Jose.lozano@tamiu.edu

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Communication Theory and Practice

Graduate

  • Media Culture and Identity in the US-Mexican Border

Research Interests   

  • Cinema History
  • Media and Cultural Development
  • Media and Culture in the Mexican-American borders
  • Social Experience of Movie Going in 1930’s-1960 
  • Theory and Mass Communication

 

 

Professor

Ms. Angela Moran 

Assistant Professor
PH 312F
(956) 326-3047
amoran@tamiu.edu

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Introduction to Visual Communication
  • Video Production
  • Intro to Photography
  • Internship  

 

Professor

Ms. Joquina Reed 

Instructor
LBV 324A
(956) 326-2614

Joquina.reed@tamiu.edu

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Fundamentals of Communication
  • Public Speaking
  • Interpersonal Communication

 


Psychology

 

Professor

Dr. Anna Cieslica 

Associate Professor
Canseco Hall 312E
(956) 326-2611

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Psychology of Language
  • Research Methods in Psychology

Graduate

  • Cognitive Science
  • Thesis

 

Mr. Ray Garza

Mr. Ray Garza

Visiting Instructor
Canseco Hall 312F
(956) 326-2618
Ray.Garza@tamiu.edu  

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Basic Statistics for Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Issues in Psychology
  • Learning and Memory
  • Psychology of Aging
  • Psychology of Evolution
  • Statistics in Criminology and Criminal Justice

Research Interests   

  • Evolutionary Theories
  • Statistical Psychology

 

Dr. Roberto Heredia

Dr. Roberto Heredia

Assistant Professor
Canseco Hall 312D
(956) 326-2656

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Undergraduate Research

Graduate

  • Research Design & Statistics

 

Dr. Monica Munoz

Dr. Monica Muñoz

Assistant Professor
Canseco Hall 312D
(956) 326-2656
mmunoz@tamiu.edu

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Research Methods in Psychology
  • Social Psychology

Graduate

  • Survey of Personality & Abnormal Psychology
  • Thesis

Research Interests

  • Developing multicultural competencies

 

Professor

Dr. Sara C. Olivo 

Director of the Masters of Arts in Counseling Psychology
Associate Professor
Canseco Hall 312A
(956) 326-2638

sara.castro@tamiu.edu

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Theory and Principles of Psychology Testing

Graduate

  • Child & Adolescent Psychotherapy
  • Introduction to Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • Multicultural Issues in Counseling

 

Dr. Elizabeth Terrazas-Carrillo

Dr. Elizabeth Terrazas-Carrillo

Assistant Professor
Canseco Hall 312D
(956) 326-2656
Elizabeth.terrazas@tamiu.edu

Courses Taught

Undergraduate

  • Biological Psychology
  • Psychology of Personality

Graduate

  • Group Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • Psychopathology

Research Interests   

  • Counseling Interventions and the Impact of Bilingualism 
  • Domestic Violence in a Natural and International Context
  • Violence among Mexican Women

 

Dr. Gilberto Salinas

Dr. Gilberto Salinas

Assistant Professor
Canseco Hall 312B
(956) 326-2636
gsalinas@tamiu.edu

Courses Taught

Graduate

  • Alcohol/Drug Counseling Theory and Practice
  • Counseling Internship
  • Counseling Practicum
  • Theories of Counseling & Psychotherapy

Research Interests

  • Border Violence Trauma
  • Clinical Supervisions
  • Marriage & Family Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Research

 

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