Dr. Colleen M. Burke



Dr. Colleen Burke is an assistant professor at Westminster College where she has been teaching in the Department of Communication Studies, Theatre and Art since 2002. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, a Master of Arts degree in Psychology and a Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Philosophy of Communication from Duquesne University. Dr. Burke’s areas of specialty are Interpersonal and Organizational Communication and Communication Ethics. At Westminster College, she teaches courses in Interpersonal Communication, Communication Ethics, Political Communication, Business and Professional Communication, and Professional Presentations. Outside of Westminster College, Dr. Burke is a consultant for local and global manufacturing companies, providing guidance on conflict management skills and communication strategies for management and employees.