Emeritus & Retired Faculty

Marde Gregory

Sr. Lecturer Emeritus

I have been teaching Oral Communication and the Field Studies Internship class for the last forty years. I use a method, recursion, that I both studied and developed.

Contact Information

Email: mgregory@ucla.edu

William Kelly

Retired Lecturer

I specialize in intercultural communication with an emphasis on the ability to communicate with those who are members of groups different from one’s own.

Contact Information

Email: wkelly1@ucla.edu

John Kochian

Retired Lecturer

My academic focus has always been in speech education, and I feel strongly that speech education should be a part of every college curriculum.

Contact Information

Email: kochian@ucla.edu

Karen Mack

Retired Lecturer

I teach oral communication and rhetoric with an emphasis on the language of leadership, applying my experience as a speechwriter and executive communications specialist.

Contact Information

Email: kmack@commstds.ucla.edu

Neil Malamuth

Professor Emeritus

I am an interdisciplinary social scientist who studies violence and conflict, including an emphasis on mass media effects.

Contact Information

Email: nmalamut@ucla.edu

I focus on teaching international students how to become accomplished speakers - in any country, under any condition and any circumstance.

Contact Information

Email: merschel@ucla.edu

John Schumann

Professor Emeritus

I study language acquisition, the neurobiology of language, the neurobiology of learning, the evolution of language, evolutionary psychology, and evolutionary biology.

Contact Information

Email: schumann@humnet.ucla.edu

Paul Von Blum

Sr. Lecturer Emeritus

My research is on how art and culture communicates social and political ideas. My recent work addresses African American art, film, and politics.

Contact Information

Email: pvonblum@ucla.edu
Office: 2333 Rolfe Hall
Phone: 310-825-3336