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UT Tyler Department of Communication

Justin Velten

Justin Velten

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Communication
Building: HPR 267
Phone: 903.566.7095


Ph.D. in Communication, Regent University, 2012
M.A. in Human Communication, Abilene Christian University, 2007
B.S. in Public Relations and Communication, College of the Ozarks, 2004


Dr. Justin Velten serves as Assistant Professor of Communication at The University of Texas at Tyler, where he teaches courses on Intercultural, Interpersonal, and Persuasive Communication. Before coming to UT Tyler, Dr. Velten served as Major Gifts Officer with Herald of Truth Ministries, a non-profit Christian media organization, Assistant Professor of English and Communication at Faulkner University, and Go Culture International Coach for expatriates preparing for international and intercultural experiences. His research interests lie within intercultural missions training, speech anxiety, and agricultural marketing. Dr. Velten has published articles in The Journal of Faith and the Academy and is a reviewer for the International Communication Association.

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