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Marquita L. Byrd,Ph.D.

Byrd, Marquita L.

Assoc Professor,  Communication Studies

Additional Contact Information

Phone Number(s)
(408) 924-5385

Office Hours
Mon Wed 8-10 am 4:15-5:00 pm

Dr. Byrd teaches the following courses in the Communication Studies Department:Public Speaking Interpersonal Communication 110, Small-Group Communication 141, Introduction to Communication Studies 101, Multicultural Communication 172 and Communication 210 Graduate Seminar in Interpersonal.



  • Doctor of Philosophy. Univ Of Missouri-Columbia, 1979
  • Master of Arts, Communication
    University of Illinois at Edwardsville, Illinois, United States, 1975
  • Bachelor of Science, Speech and Dramatic Arts
    Central Missouri St Univ, Missouri, United States, 1972

Licenses & Certificates

  • Teaching Credential Secondary Education
    University of Central Missouri, Missouri, United States, 1972
  • Cross Cultural Competence Trainer
    HumaNext, New York, United States, 2007
  • Diversity at Work Trainer
    HumaNext, New York, United States, 2007
  • Ministerial
    Christian Methodist Episcopasl Church, California, United States, 2000