Geneva College

 

 

Jeffrey Schindel

Jeff SchindelOffice Phone: 724-847-6681
jschinde@geneva.edu
jcschindel@gmail.com

Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Communication and Public Relations 

Degrees Received

  • M.A., Rhetoric and Philosophy of Communication, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Penn.
  • M.S., 1999, Organizational Leadership, Geneva College, Beaver Falls, Penn.
  • B.S., 1995, Human Resource Management, Geneva College, Beaver Falls, Penn.

Courses Taught

  • COM 101 Principles of Communication
  • COM 180 Introduction to Public Relations
  • COM 202 Public Relations Practicum
  • COM 210 Leadership Communication
  • COM 310 Public Speaking
  • COM 315 Communication Process (Theory)
  • COM 320 Workshop Facilitation
  • COM 380 Advanced Public Relations
  • HRS 440 Dynamics of Group and Organizational Behavior
  • HRS 441 Business and Interpersonal Communication
  • HRS 457 Principles of Management and Supervision
  • HRS 442 Values and Ethical Decision Making

Presentation/Publications

  • A Story to Tell: Narratives in a Resistant Culture for the Pennsylvania Communication Association’s annual conference in Lehigh Valley, PA - 2008.
  • Sifting Through the Narrative Paradigm for Duquesne University’s rhetorical studies colloquium series in Pittsburgh, PA - 2008.

Awards and Distinctions

  • Certified to administer and interpret the Myers Briggs Type Indicator MBTI®

Affiliations, e.g., membership in professional organizations, etc.

  • National Communication Association (present member)
  • Eastern Communication Association (present member)
  • Pennsylvania Communication Association (present member)
    Student Interest Committee Chairperson 2008 - 2009
  • Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) member

Miscellaneous, e.g., hobbies, sports, personal info, etc.

  • Board member, The Way Out Ministry (affiliated with Exodus International)
  • Sunday school teacher and choir member at the Washington Union Alliance Church
  • Committee member for the Beaver Falls’ National Day of Prayer committee
  • Student project evaluator for Big Beaver Falls High School
  • Hobbies include gardening, riding dirt bikes, reading, philosophizing, and Facebook.

 

Point of Excellence

Geneva graduates have an 80% acceptance rate when applying for entrance to medical school–well above the national average.

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Upcoming Events
COMMUNITY
Red Cross presents Geneva the College of the Year Award
The campus community was honored for its support of the Red Cross Blood Program.
ATHLETICS
Super Fans bring back GT Victory Bell ring
The tradition was restored in honor of the volleyball win against Chatham.
ACADEMICS
Geneva leaps ahead in U.S. News 2015 Best College rankings
This year, Geneva climbs even higher in the Best Value, Best Regional College and Best Engineering lists.
STUDENT LIFE
Alexander Dining Hall completed
After a summer of renovation, the changes to Alexander Dining Hall are finished.
CAMPUSWIDE EVENTS
Academic Convocation officially opened the fall semester
First-year students were welcomed and faculty achievements were honored during the traditional ceremony.