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Communications educator

Yahya R. Kamalipour, American communications educator. Distinguished scholar National Communications Association, San Diego, 1996. Member Broadcast Education Association, International Communications Association, Cultural Environmental Movement (board member since 1995), Communications Northwest Indiana (board member 1988-1991, outstanding service to communications award 1996), Danesh Institute.

Background

Kamalipour, Yahya R. was born on November 29, 1947 in Ravar, Kerman, Iran. Came to the United States, 1972.

Education

Associate of Arts, Marshalltown Community College, Iowa, 1975. Bachelor, Minnesota State University, 1977. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, Superior, 1978.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Missouri, Columbia, 1986.

Career

Instructor Franciscan University, Steubenville, Ohio, 1979-1982. Assistant professor Quincy (Illinois) University, 1982-1986, Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, Indiana, 1986-1991, associate professor, 1991-1996, professor, director graduate studies, 1996-1999, professor, head department communication, since 1999. Staff Station KMSU-FM, Minnesota State University, Mankato, Minnesota, 1976-1977.

Director Station WSSU-FM, University Wisconsin, Superior, 1977-1978.

Works

Membership

Member Broadcast Education Association, International Communications Association, Cultural Environmental Movement (board member since 1995), Communications Northwest Indiana (board member 1988-1991, outstanding service to communications award 1996), Danesh Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing, walking, travel, swimming.

Connections

Married Gholam-Reza and Robabeh (Yazdanpanah) K. Married Margaret Tighe, March 3, 1973 (divorced May 1986). 1 child, Daria; married Mah Zarei, August 12, 1988.

Children: Shirin, Niki.

spouse:
Gholam-Reza and Robabeh

spouse:
Margaret Tighe

spouse:
Mah Zarei

child:
Daria Kamalipour

child:
Shirin Kamalipour

child:
Niki Kamalipour