Dr. John Gribas
Communication & Rhetorical Studies
Idaho State University
921 S. 8th Ave., Stop 8115
Pocatello, ID 83209-8115
Office: Frazier 311
(208) 282-2695
Fax: (208) 282-4598
Email: gribjohn@isu.edu 

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  Scholarly Interests


COMM 2201: Business and Professional Speaking
COMM 2208: Group Communication
COMM 6601: Introduction to Graduate Research Methods
COMM 6635: Seminar in Organizational Communication

Research Topics of Interest

Communication in Organizational Groups and Teams
The Team Concept as an Organizing Metaphor
Organizational Communication Analysis
Organizational Culture and Symbolism
Language, Meaning, and Cognition

Professional Associations

National Communication Association
Western States Communication Association
Religious Communication Association

Thesis and Dissertation Research

Gribas, J. (1990). Characteristics of temporary teams: Perceptions among community theatre casts and directors. Unpublished master's thesis. University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

Gribas, J. (1993). Exploring the semantic nature of the team concept as a metaphor guiding collective action. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

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