Brad Shipley

Brad
Shipley

Clinical Associate Professor of Communication
Brad Shipley provides learning experiences that result in the practical application of communication theory and research by exposing students to a variety of pedagogical approaches.
Academic Program Affiliation: 
(213) 740-3951
Brad Shipley
Brad Shipley provides learning experiences that result in the practical application of communication theory and research by exposing students to a variety of pedagogical approaches.
Expertise: 
Education, Leadership, Management
Research and Practice Areas: 
Organizations and Networks
Persuasion and Politics

Brad
Shipley

Clinical Associate Professor of Communication
(213) 740-3951
Academic Program Affiliation: 

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Teaching in the communication management (MCG) program, Brad Shipley aspires to provide a learning experience that will result in the practical application of communication theory and research by exposing students to a variety of pedagogical approaches. An advocate for experiential learning, Shipley has designed many learning simulations and has had articles published in leading experiential learning journals. He currently teaches classes on topics such as leadership, group communication, and persuasion. He also partners with a core group of faculty to teach the capstone courses by teaching communication research methods and guiding students as they conduct research projects. He is gratified by the fine work that his students produce.

Shipley earned his PhD from USC Annenberg in organizational communication. His current research uses both quantitative and qualitative methods to better understand organizational justice in the workplace. Shipley has also provided training and development consulting for such organizations as The United States Peace Corp, Edwards Pharmaceuticals, and Westinghouse. He is married to his high school sweetheart Anne and they have three children: Chandler, Jessica, and Sophie.