Bruce Bryski

Bruce G. Bryski, Ph.D.

Associate Professor Buckham Hall B128
Office: (716) 878-5805

Associate Professor of Speech (1983)
Ph.D. Speech Communication. Penn State University 1988

Scholarship, Research, Creative, and Professional Activity
Book. Public Speaking for Success: Strategies for Diverse Audiences and Occasions (co-author). Hayden-McNeil, 2006 
Book. The Art and Practice of Public Speaking: Effective Strategies for a Multicultural World (co-author). Fountainhead, 2003
Book. Effective Public Speaking: An Introduction to Oral Communication (co-author). Thomson Learning, 2nd edition, 2002
Academic Presentation. “Using Humor Effectively in the Classroom: The Relationship Between Theory and Practice.” Eastern Communication Association, Portland ME, 2001
Professional Production. “Training Manual on Public Speaking,” Center for the Development of Human Services, 2007 
Professional Presentation. Political analyst and media expert, WBEN Radio. Buffalo, 2002-2007
Professional Presentation. “Oral Communication Skills for Trainers.” Center for Development of Human Services. Buffalo, 2002

Professional Service, Volunteer Service, and Affiliations
Associate Editor: Communication Quarterly, Eastern Communication Association, 2001-4
Associate Editor: Critical Studies in Mass Communication, National Communication Association, 2001
Consultant: Center for the Development of Human Services, New York City & Lake George NY
Manuscript Reviewer. Allyn & Bacon, 2002, 2001
Associate Editor. Communication Quarterly, Eastern Communication Association, 2001-04
Political/Media Analyst. WBEN Radio, 2001-2007
Member. National Communication Association
Member. Eastern Communication Association
Member. New York State Speech Communication Association
Member. International Communication Association
Media Consultant. Buffalo Common Council

Campus Service
Member. Arts & Humanities Dean’s Review Committee
Member. Arts & Humanities Faculty Welfare Committee
Vice President for Academics. UUP Buffalo State chapter
Member. UUP Legislation Committee (statewide)
Member. UUP Executive Board, Buffalo State chapter
Member. Arts & Humanities Advisory Committee
Member. Senate Bylaws and Elective Committee
Member. UUP Election and Credentials Committee (statewide)