Byrd, Marquita L

Byrd, Marquita L

Assoc Professor, Communication Studies




Preferred: (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 Comm 20, Interpersonal Communication Comm 110,  Junior Seminar Comm 101C, Multicultural Communication Comm 172 and Communication 210 Graduate Seminar in Interpersonal.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Speech and Dramatic Arts, University Of Missouri-Columbia
  • Master of Arts, Communication, University of Illinois at Edwardsville, Illinois
  • Bachelor of Science, Secondary Education, University of Central Missouri

Licenses and Certificates

  • Teaching Credential Secondary Education, Missouri, United States, 
  • Cross Cultural Competence Trainer, New York, United States, 
  • Diversity at Work Trainer, New York, United States, 
  • Ordained Minister, California, United States, 2000