Department: Communication StudiesMary_Toale
Rank: Professor

Contact Info:

Ed.D., Instructional Communication, 2001, West Virginia University
M.A., Communication Theory and Research, 1998, West Virginia University
B.A., Secondary Mathematics Education, 1994, West Virginia Wesleyan College
Specialization:Human Communication

Honors/ Awards:
Distinguished Teaching Fellow, Eastern Communication Association (2016)
Strosacker Award for Excellence in Teaching, Baldwin Wallace University (2007)

Dannels, D.P., Toale, M.C., Backlund, P.M., Frederick, J.G., & Love, B. (2016). Upside down/side up: Problematizing teacher communication behaviors and learning outcomes in communication. Communication Education, 65, 4, 495-498. DOI: 10.1080/03634523.2016.1203008

Toale, M.C. & Thweatt, K.S. (2016). Whose ball is it anyway? In Tucker, D.L. & Wrench, J.S. (Eds.). Casing Sport Communication. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt.

Current Research:
Instructional communication, strategic communication, interpersonal communication,
nonverbal communication, communication theory

Professional Affiliates:
National Communication Association
Eastern Communication Association