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Dr. Denise Polk


College of Arts & Humanities - Communication and Media


Dr. Denise M. Polk is a professor in the department of Communication and Media. Polk's teaching and research areas focus mainly on interpersonal communication, work-family integration, conflict resolution, and health communication where she mostly focuses on marital, dating, and family relationships.

Polk is also known in the community for sustainability, specifically organic gardening and composting.


  • B.A., Baldwin Wallace University
  • M.A., Miami University
  • Ph.D., Kent State University


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