Brian C. Taylor

Office: Hellems 84

Bryan C. Taylor (PhD, University of Utah) is a professor of communication. His teaching and research interests are interdisciplinary, spanning the areas of security, media, organizational communication, and qualitative research methods.

He is currently studying the communicative dimensions of nuclear weapons policy, and the role of mimesis in post-9/11 media and security.

He has published widely in humanistic and social science journals, ranging from theQuarterly Journal of Speech, American Literary History and Critical Studies in Media Communication to Communication Theory, Journal of Contemporary Ethnography and the Journal of Organizational Change Management.

He is co-editor of the volume Nuclear Legacies: Communication, Controversy, and the U.S. Nuclear Weapons Complex (Lexington), The Handbook of Communication and Security (Routledge), and co-author of Qualitative Communication Research Methods(Sage). 

His research has received awards from three divisions of the National Communication Association, and he is a recipient of CU-Boulder’s Outstanding Graduate Advising Faculty Award.

For more information, see his website.