Dan Ohair

Dan O'Hair is Dean of the College of Communication and Information and Professor of Communication at The University of Kentucky. In 2006, he served as the President of the National Communication Association, the world's largest and oldest professional association devoted to the study of communication.

He has published over ninety research articles and scholarly chapters in risk and health communication, public relations, business communication, media management, and psychology journals and volumes, and he has authored and edited fifteen books in the areas of communication, risk management, health, and terrorism. His latest book was published in 2009 entitled The Handbook of Risk and Crisis Communication (Routledge) for which he served as a senior editor and contributor.

Dr. O'Hair has served on the editorial boards of twenty-seven research journals and is a past editor of the Journal of Applied Communication Research, published by the National Communication Read More chevron_right