Janet Jacobsen

STAUFFER 412
TEMPE
Instructor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
1205

Biography

Janet Jacobsen has a bachelor's, master's, and doctorate in interpersonal communication from Arizona State University. She has extensive work experience in media, particularly newspaper editing and publishing, and in presenting public programs. She previously held adjunct and administrative positions at ASU and is currently a full-time instructor.

Education

  • Ph.D. Interpersonal Communication, Arizona State University
  • Master's degree. Interpersonal Communication, Arizona State University
  • Bachelor's degree. Interpersonal Communication, Arizona State University

Publications

  • Mongeau, P., Jacobsen, J. L., & Donnerstein, C. Defining dates and first date goals: Generalizing from undergraduates to single adults. Communication Research (2007).
  • Valentine, K. B., Hecht, M. L., Corey, F., & Jacobsen, J. L. Two Measures of Audience Response to Performance. Communication Reports (1995).
  • Valentine, K. B. & Jacobsen, J. L. Angle of Vision: Interpreting Contemporary Western American Fiction in Public Libraries. Public Libraries (1992).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. Angle of Vision: Interpreting Contemporary Western American Fiction. (1986).
  • Krus, D. J. & Jacobsen, J. L. Through a glass, clearly? A computer program for generalized adaptive filtering. Educational and Psychological Measurement (1983).
  • Krus, D. J. & Jacobsen, J. L. The '39 vortex in human relationships: The coming of a storm. Zeitschrift fu"r Sozialpsychologic und Gruppendynamic (1982).

Courses

Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
COM 207 Intro to Communication Inquiry
COM 259 Comm Bus & the Professions
COM 312 Comm, Conflict & Negotiation
COM 325 Advanced Public Speaking
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
COM 207 Intro to Communication Inquiry
COM 230 Small Group Communication
COM 494 Special Topics
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
COM 207 Intro to Communication Inquiry
COM 230 Small Group Communication
COM 312 Comm, Conflict & Negotiation
COM 325 Advanced Public Speaking
COM 400 Communication in Professions
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
COM 230 Small Group Communication
COM 300 Comm in Interdiscipl Studies
COM 312 Comm, Conflict & Negotiation
COM 400 Communication in Professions
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
COM 230 Small Group Communication
COM 312 Comm, Conflict & Negotiation
COM 325 Advanced Public Speaking
COM 400 Communication in Professions
Summer 2016
Course Number Course Title
COM 312 Comm, Conflict & Negotiation
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
COM 207 Intro to Communication Inquiry
COM 230 Small Group Communication
COM 312 Comm, Conflict & Negotiation
COM 410 Intrprsnl Com Thry & Resrch
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
COM 100 Intro to Human Communication
COM 300 Comm in Interdiscipl Studies
COM 312 Comm, Conflict & Negotiation
COM 325 Advanced Public Speaking
Summer 2015
Course Number Course Title
COM 308 Adv Research Methods in Comm
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
COM 230 Small Group Communication
COM 312 Comm, Conflict & Negotiation
COM 400 Communication in Professions
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
COM 300 Comm in Interdiscipl Studies
COM 312 Comm, Conflict & Negotiation
COM 325 Advanced Public Speaking
COM 430 Leadership Group Communication
Summer 2014
Course Number Course Title
COM 430 Leadership Group Communication
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
COM 207 Intro to Communication Inquiry
COM 312 Comm, Conflict & Negotiation
COM 325 Advanced Public Speaking
COM 400 Communication in Professions
Fall 2013
Course Number Course Title
COM 207 Intro to Communication Inquiry
COM 230 Small Group Communication
COM 325 Advanced Public Speaking
COM 382 Classroom Apprenticeship
COM 400 Communication in Professions

Presentations

  • Jacobsen, J. L. A typology of miscommunication. Western States Communication Association Conference, Denver, CO (Feb 2008).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. Misunderstandings and single adults: Analyses of "informal" data. Western States Communication Association Conference, San Francisco, CA (Feb 2005).
  • Mongeau, P.A. & Jacobsen, J. L. Reasons for first dates: A comparison of undergraduates and adult singles. Western States Communication Association Conference, San Francisco, CA (Feb 2005).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. "Why go to graduate school?". Western States Communication Association Conference, San Francisco, CA (Feb 2005).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. Using the Birmingham School Analysis to study male/female interaction. National Communication Association Conference, Chicago, IL (Nov 2004).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. The view from the transsexual bridge: An ethnographic case for hormonal influences on male/female interactions. International Association of Relationship Research Conference, Madison, WI (Jul 2004).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. Whats the problem? Exploring male/female communication break-downs through print cartoons. International Association of Relationship Research Conference, Madison, WI (Jul 2004).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. Research in male/female misunderstandings. Social Science Graduate Research Symposium, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ (Apr 2004).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. Presentations of the transgendered self in everyday life. Western States Communication Association Conference, Albuquerque, NM (Feb 2004).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. Misunderstandings in "When Harry Met Sally:" Applying a Birmingham School Analysis to male/female interaction. Western States Communication Association Conference, Albuquerque NM (Feb 2004).
  • Mongeau, P. A., Jacobsen, J., & Donnerstein, C. What rates as a date?: A comparison of undergraduate and non-college respondents. International Association for Relationship Research Conference, Madison, WI (Feb 2004).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. G.I.F.T.S.: Research your dream job: a life-changing public speaking assignment. National Communication Association Conference, Miami Beach, FL (Nov 2003).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. "Secret tests" in the dating behavior of older adults. Western States Communication Association Conference, Salt Lake City, (Feb 2003).
  • Jacobsen, J. L. Calvin & Hobbes get religion: a rhetorical analysis. Western States Communication Association Conference, Salt Lake City, UT (Feb 2003).

Professional Associations

<p>Western States Communication Association</p> <p>National Communication Association</p>