Instructor Jeff Motter joins CU-Boulder as an instructor of communication. Having previously taught at Appalachian State University, Motter holds a BA from Cedarville University, an MA from Ohio State University and a PhD from Indiana University Bloomington.
Motter’s research interests include Agrarian rhetorics, American studies, Democratic theory and praxis, environmental communication and social movements. He specializes in teaching human communication foundations and the rhetorics of rural America as well as public speaking. Motter’s work has been published in journals such as Argumentation & Advocacy, Quarterly Journal of Speech, China Media Research, Communication Studies and Philosophy & Rhetoric.