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Allison Noyes - Loyola Marymount University. Los Angeles, CA, US

Allison Noyes

Associate Professor of Communication Studies | Loyola Marymount University


College of Communication & Fine Arts


Professor Allison Noyes received her B.A. in politics from Mount Holyoke College and her M.A. and Ph.D. in communication from the University of Southern California. She specializes in organizational and group communication, health care organizations, and strategic communication. Her current research focuses on interprofessional collaboration, organizational culture and power dynamics, care disparities, and palliative care. She is currently building on her dissertation research, which examined the role of communication in enabling successful interprofessional team care in a hospital, to look at specific care team roles and communication around end-of-life care. Before joining the Communication Studies department at LMU, Dr. Noyes worked as a researcher for the palliative care team at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles while also teaching in the graduate communication management program at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.

Education (3)

Mount Holyoke College: B.A., Politics 2005

University of Southern California: M.A., Communication 2014

University of Southern California: Ph.D., Communication 2014


Areas of Expertise (8)

Organizational Communication

Health Care Organizations

Group & Interpersonal Communication

Organizational Culture

Organizational Change

Strategic Communication

Corporate Communication

Marketing Communication

Industry Expertise (2)

Health Care - Services

Training and Development

Affiliations (4)

  • International Communication Association
  • National Communication Association
  • Academy of Management
  • Mixed Methods International Research Association