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Heath A. Howard

Curriculum Vitae 

Areas of Emphasis:

Interpersonal Communication
Organizational Communication 


Hailing from Birmingham, Alabama, Heath Allen Howard received his B.A. in Communication Studies in 2016, and subsequently earned his M.A. in Communication Studies in 2018 from the University of Alabama. Howard is currently in his first year of the Ph. D. program at West Virginia University, where he studies interpersonal communication topics such as deception, interrogation, and nonverbal communication through quantitative methodology. Howard is currently interested in measuring nonverbal reactions to deception as well as the influence of law enforcement strategies on interpersonal interactions. He currently teaches COMM 308: Nonverbal Communication.


B.A., Communication Studies, The University of Alabama 
M.A., Communication Studies, The University of Alabama