Nicki L. Michalski

Interim Department Chair, Associate Professor
Office: Communication Building, Room 100D
Phone: 409-880-8157


  • Ph.D., Wayne State University, 2001
  • M.A., Eastern Michigan University, 1994
  • B.S., Eastern Michigan University, 1992

Dr. Michalski teaches a variety of classes in the theory and performance areas. These range from public speaking to rhetorical theory. As a rhetorician, her personal research focuses on popular culture and its intersection with communication as well as spiritual communication. She is also the faculty sponsor for the LU Speech and Debate Team, Cardinal Pokemon Club, SETX E-Sport Group, Woman to Woman, and Lambda Pi Eta