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Phillip S. Gordon, Ph.D.


Dr. Philip Sherman Gordon is an exuberant and outspoken professor and impresario, with a reputation for facilitating ambitious, internationally recognized student projects.

Professor Gordon received his Ph.D. in Communication from the University of Illinois, with a doctoral thesis on the discursive construction of the Exxon Valdez oil spill.

He taught at the University of Illinois, Michigan Technological University, the University of Alaska, and Alaska Pacific University, before joining the faculty at Utah Valley University in 1999, where he was the founding Chair of the Department of Communication, and is now an associate professor.

Office Location: CB 502N
Office Phone: (801) 863-8186
Email: Philip.Gordon@uvu.edu
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