Emily Cramer

Assistant Professor of Communicaton



Emily M. Cramer (PhD, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) examines communication in applied contexts, with a focus on the use of advances in computer-mediated communication to manage and sustain interpersonal relationships as well as to promote and enhance health. With 10 years' professional experiences in PR at a nationally recognized hospice and palliative care organization, Emily also explores spiritual and interpersonal discourse surrounding the end of life. Recent work can be found in Health CommunicationAmerican Journal of Hospice and Palliative MedicinePatient Education and CounselingJournal of Pastoral Care and Counseling, and American Journal of Men's Health

Emily serves as the faculty advisor to the NCC PRSSA Affiliate Board and is a member of PRSA Chicago and the Publicity Club of Chicago.