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Communication educator

Richard Davis Rieke, American Communication educator. Recipient Award for Teaching Excellence, Romona Cannon Committee, U. Utah,1989; Disput Resolution grantee, Thomas Dee Committee, U. Utah, 1989, NEHgrantee, 1983, others Advisory committee American Arbitration Association, Utah, since 1989. Member Speech Communication Association, American Forensic Association, Society of Professionals in Dispute Resolution.

Background

Rieke, Richard Davis was born on June 13, 1935 in Alton, Illinois, United States. Son of Herbert Louis and Evelyn Marie (Davis) Rieke.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Southern Illinois University, 1957. Master of Arts, Ohio State University, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio State University, 1964.

Career

Instructor, Department Speech, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1958-1964;assistant professor, Department Speech, Ohio State University, 1964-1967;associate professor, Department Speech, Ohio State University, 1967-1970;professor department communication, U. Utah, Salt Lake City, since 1970;department chairman communication, U. Utah, 1970-1980. Director dispute resolution certified progressive, U. Utah, since 1988. Communication consultant Evans & Sutherland Computer Corporation, Salt Lake City, since 1987.

Works

Membership

Advisory committee American Arbitration Association, Utah, since 1989. Member Speech Communication Association, American Forensic Association, Society of Professionals in Dispute Resolution.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, hiking, tennis, mountain biking.

Connections

Married Regina Miller, June 14, 1959 (divorced 1978). Children: Linda, Alan, Brian. Married Mary Louise Willbrand, June 23, 1979.

father:
Herbert Louis Rieke

mother:
Evelyn Marie (Davis) Rieke

spouses:
Regina Miller

Mary Louise Willbrand

children:
Linda Rieke

Alan Rieke

Brian Rieke