Dr. Sheri Shuler

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Dr. Sheri Shuler
Dept of Communication Studies
Creighton University
Omaha, NE 68178





Dr. Sherianne Shuler (PhD, University of Kansas), Associate Professor of Communication Studies, has been at Creighton since the Fall of 2004. Her teaching and research interests focus on the intersections of organizational communication and gender studies; as well as representations of work and home in the media. Recent research projects have involved the exploration of the emotional rules and coping strategies constructed by such diverse organizational groups as 911 dispatchers, domestic violence employees, and reference librarians.  She has also published critiques of the portrayal of executive women in Fortune magazine, of the depiction of women's friendships on Desperate Housewives, mothering in the princess culture, and motherhood in social media. Her research has appeared in Management Communication QuarterlyWomen's Studies in CommunicationAmerican Communication Journal, The Electronic Journal of  Communication, Communication StudiesThe Popular Culture Studies Journal, and in several edited volumes. She teaches courses at Creighton in the areas of organizational communication, leadership, gender, autoethnography, and public speaking. She is also the Internship Coordinator for the Department of Communication Studies and the Program Director for the CCAS Leadership Minor.