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Shawn Spano

Spano, Shawn

Professor,  Communication Studies

Additional Contact Information

Phone Number(s)
(408) 924-5379

Office Hours
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:45-11:45 am

Areas of Expertise: Communications, Politics

Willing to be a media source Media Source   Willing to be a speaker Speaker   Not a collaborative researcher Collaborative Researcher


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Speech Communication
    Indiana Univ Bloomington, Indiana, United States, 1988
  • Master of Arts, Speech Communication
    Univ Of Wyoming, Wyoming, United States, 1984
  • Bachelor of Arts, Speech Communication
    CSU-Humboldt, California, United States, 1981

Expertise Summary

Public dialogue, civic engagement, public participation, conflict management, organizational development, team building, controversial social issues