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Mary Banwart

Director of the Institute for Leadership Studies
Associate Professor in the Communication Studies Department
Program Director for the Women's Global Leadership Consortium
Primary office:
Malott Hall
Room #2010


Summary

Dr. Mary Banwart is an Associate Professor in the Communication Studies Department and Director of the Institute for Leadership Studies. She is also the Program Director for the Women's Global Leadership Consortium, housed in the ILS. She teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in leadership and communication as well as political communication. Her primary research focuses on political campaign communication and the influence of gender in political campaigns, with specific attention directed toward political advertising, campaign web sites, and mixed-gender debates. She also researches the effects of leadership development programs on empowerment.


Global Women's Leadership Engagement

Dates:
Planned for January 2021

Qualifies as Leadership Engagement Certificate Experience Hours and Leadership Studies Minor Elective Credit.