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Jennifer Peeples

Jennifer Peeples

Communication Studies

Department Head, Full Professor

Contact Information

Office Location:

Main 204A

IconPhone: (435) 797-7440

Educational Background

Ph.D, University of Washington, 2000
M.A., Northern Illinois University, 1996


Jennifer Peeples is a Professor of Communication Studies at Utah State University.  Her work uses environmental and visual rhetoric to examine discourses of energy transition and the construction of toxicity.  In addition to journal articles and book chapters, she is the co-author/co-editor of three books, including Under Pressure: Coal Industry Rhetoric and Neoliberalism (2016), and Voice and Environmental Communication (2014).