Communication Studies

Patricia A. Comeaux

Professor Emeritus



Patricia Comeaux is Professor at the University of North Carolina Wilmington in the Department of Communication Studies. Her departmental service focuses on international engagement by working with faculty and students interested in academic exchanges. Her teaching and research interests are in observing and examining communication and learning in institutions of higher education. She has published numerous articles on the topic of collaborative learning in higher education. Her teaching specialties include Public Speaking, Communication Training and Development, Group Dynamics, and Communication Theory. She has conducted numerous workshops and seminars for professional, educational and business organizations. Seminar topics have included: Public Speaking Skills for Leaders, Planning and Conducting Effective Meetings, and Team Building Strategies for Managers. You may reach her at