Nicki L. Michalski

Associate Professor
Office: Communication Building, Room 100K
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 Professional Communication Association, LU Speech Team and Cures-n-Smiles (a group that raises funds for several children's health charities).