Deborrah Uecker (1989)
Professor of Communication


  • B.S., Dr. Martin Luther College
  • M.A., Marquette University
  • M.A., UW-Milwaukee

Academic Interests/Specialties

  • Intercultural Communication with research interest in:

    • ‘Everyday talk’ differences between cultures
    • Business ethics and practice differences between cultures
    • Expectations in the work environment differences among college students 

All of the above research is currently focused on differences between the United States and Russia

Courses I Teach

  • Small group communication
  • Intercultural communication
  • Advance topics in intercultural communication
  • Research methods in communication
  • Senior seminar/capstone course in major

Additional Responsibilities

  • Department chair for COM/BUS department
  • Academic Council
  • Student Affairs committee


  • Travel
  • Reading
  • Baseball – especially the Milwaukee Brewers
  • My Grandchildren