Personal Information

Alliant School of Management

Undergraduate ASM

San Diego Campus

Associate Professor

Associate Professor

Alliant International University San Diego
10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego CA 92131

858-635-4589

Courses, Research Interests, Publications

Intercultural Communication

Interpersonal Communication

Nonverbal Communication

Group Dynamics

Diversity Training

Public Relations

Humanities 1020

Culture and Group Dynamics

Public Speaking

Foundations in Culture and Human Behavior

Advanced Seminar: Multiculturalism in Organizations (doctoral).
Undergraduate

Intercultural Communication

Cases and Campaigns in Public Relations

Professional and Business Speech

Currently working on an audit instrument that assesses organization cultural systems that are inflexible to diversity.

Published Intercultural Communication Workbook (1998) for use with main text in the Intercultural Communication course.

Published text (1997): Ethnicity and Organizational Diversity: A Study of Social Cognition and Psychological Climate Perception

In Press: An Audit for Organizational Diversity: A Multicultural Choice for Higher Education

Published chapter (1997): Auditing the Organizational Culture for Diversity: A Conceptual Framework in text Conflict and Diversity.

Was awarded "Top Paper in the Intercultural Communication Division" at the National Communication Association in 1993 and 1994 for papers written and presented in the area of Culture and Communication.

Have written and presented over 25 papers and presented them at professional association conferences. Papers were in the areas of diversity and multiculturalism in organizational cultures; diversity training, and pedagogocal issues in teaching intercultural communication.

Academic History and Background

B.A.: Public Relations, 1985

M.A.: Organizational Communication, 1987

Ph.D.: Organizational Communication, specializing in Diversity in Organizational Culture, 1992

Western States Communication Association

Who's Who in America

National Communication Association

Who's Who Among American Scholars

Professional Society for International Scholars

Professional Practice and Community Service

theoretical considerations in issues of diversity,

multiculturalism in organizations,

diversity and organizational culture,

developing audit instruments for assessing organizational systems that are inflexible to diversity, etc.

multiculturalism and the higher education curriculum,

Bio and Links

Dr. Wendy Chung is an Associate Professor and Coordinator of the Integrated Marketing Communications program.

Dr. Chung has extensive experience in marketing communications and founded and managed a Public Relations agency. She has published two books and book chapters in the field of organizational culture and integrated marketing and frequently presents and speaks at national conferences. Dr Chung is also an Advancement Chair and Communication Merit Badge Counselor for the Boy Scouts of America, San Diego Imperial Council.

Dr. Chung received her M.A. and Ph.D. in Organizational Communication from Howard University.