Southern Utah University

Southern Utah University Southern Utah University

351 W. University Blvd., Cedar City, 84720, UT, US




Southern Utah University is a caring campus community where students come to explore their interests and prepare for meaningful careers and life experiences. With more than 145 undergraduate programs* and 18 graduate and certificate programs across six academic colleges, SUU proudly offers world-class, project-based learning opportunities where students gain professional experience before entering the job market. Located in the world’s best backyard, SUU is the University of the Parks thanks to its close proximity to several outdoor recreational areas and its educational partnerships with the National Park Service. SUU’s safe, residential campus allows students - more than 10,000 - to create lifelong friendships along with once-in-a-lifetime outdoor adventures in conjunction with innovative academic endeavors.



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Todd Robert Petersen

Todd Robert Petersen

Professor of English

Specializing in formal structures of visual storytelling, creative writing, film theory, and aesthetics

Traditional and Contemporary Models of Successful Writing Creative Writing Techniques Coming-of-Age Storytelling Project-Based Learning in HIgher Education Project Management Fictional Rhetoric Film Adaptation Experiential Education Visual Narrative Theory Creative Writing Storytelling Project Based Learning Creative Writing in Higher Education Religious and Inspiration Fiction Formal Structures of Visual Storytelling

Kris Phillips

Kris Phillips

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Specializing in epistemology, metaphysics, individual variation, and the philosophy of religion, mind, dance, and education

Pre-College Philosophy History of Modern Philosophy Logic Individual Variation Philosophy of Mind Philosophy Metaphysics Philosophy of Education Philosophy of Dance Epistemology Philosophy of Religion

Josh Price

Josh Price

Associate Professor of Economics

Specializing in the economics of public policy, choice architecture, and litigation consulting

Policy Analysis and Management Economic Losses Health Economics Data Analysis Behavioral Economics Economics of Public Policy Sports Economics Choice Architecture Economics of Education Litigation Consulting Higher Admission Standards for NCAA Student Athletes

Ty Redd

Ty Redd

Professor of Chemistry

Specializing in molecular and cell biology, environmental chemistry, environmental contaminants, and macromolecular host guest science

Organic Macrocycles Environmental Contaminants Water Research Physical Science Molecular and Cellular Biology Chemical Biology Chemistry Organic Chemistry Environmental Chemistry Water Treatment Urbanization and Water Quality

Ravi Roy

Ravi Roy

Associate Professor of Political Science

Specializing in neoliberalism, political education programs, and the Deming system of profound knowledge

Political Associations Political Education Pograms Deming System of Profound Knowledge Leadership Public Policy Public Administration Neoliberalism Political Science American Government Theoretical Foundations for Issues in Public Administration Political Communication Political Science annd International Relations

Peter Sham

Peter Sham

Associate Professor of Theatre Arts

Specializing in Suzuki movement, directing and producing musical theatre, and character development for actors

Stage Direction Voice and Speech Training Directing Musical Theater Voice Over Producing Musical Theatre Playwriting Lyricist Artistic Direction Producing Musical Theater Character Development for Actors

Jon  Smith

Jon Smith

Professor of Communication

Specializing in public land issues, television news, and documentary film production

Teaching Media Theory Teaching Communication Theory Broadcast Journalism Environmental Communications Public Land Issues Media Ethics International Studies Photography Journalism Television News Documentary Film Making Digital Photojournalism Professional Communication in Mass Media

G. Michael Stathis

G. Michael Stathis

Professor of Political Science

Specializing in political science, international relations, and media portrayal of Islamic religion

Theories of International Relations Islamic State Fourth Gulf War International Conflict American Government International Law Middle Eastern Politics Political Science/International Relations American Foreign Policy Media Portrayal of Islamic Religion Democracy and Islam

Kevin Stein

Kevin Stein

Director MAPC Program/Professor of Communication

Specializing in the rhetoric of attack, apology, and responses to apology as well as political campaign communication.

Antapologia Strategies Political Campaign Messages Film Rhetoric of Defense Apologia Rhetoric Communication Pop Culture Political Communication Kategoria Rhetoric of Attack Critical Thinking Public Apologies

Tyler Stillman

Tyler Stillman

Associate Professor of Marketing / Director of Entrepreneurship

Specializing in judgment and decision making, social psychology, buyer behavior, and entrepreneurship

Decision and Risk Analysis Psychological Consequences of Social Exclusion Gender Differences in Consumer Behaviors Behavioral Psychology Buyer Behaviour Social Psychology Marketing Judgement and Decision Making Management Psychology Perceived Meaning of Life Free and Unfree Actions

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