About Us

Our faculty — award-winning scholars, filmmakers and journalists — inspire our students to understand the practical and theoretical aspects of human communication through classroom work, collaborative research and projects, internships and professional development.

Contact Us

illustration of a smartphone

816-235-1337

illustration of fax machine

816-235-5539

illustration of location marker

202 Haag Hall
5120 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110

Department Administration

Ye Wang

Interim Department Chair
Email: wanye@umkc.edu
Phone Number: 816-235-2735

Jennifer Underwood

Administrative Assistant
Email: underwoodj@umkc.edu
Phone Number: 816-235-1337

Learn More About Us