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Jane Jorgenson
Associate Professor

Jane  Jorgenson

Family communication, Gender and Organizations, Work relationships and Identity

Office: CIS 3045
Phone: 813/974-7282

Jane Jorgenson joined the Communication faculty in 1996. Her primary research interests center on workplace identities and meanings with a focus on gender, and on the communicative intersections of work and family life. She is currently conducting a study of dual-career academic couples on the job market and how they negotiate the "two-body problem." In addition to her work-family scholarship, a portion of her current research explores the role of framing in the production of organizational realities.


Ph.D., Speech Communication, University of Pennsylvania, 1986.

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
80700COM 4030001Women and Communication
May also be taken in Women's and Gender Studies CRN 87308.
CIS 2084
87308COM 4030007Women and Communication
Can also be taken in Communication, CRN 80700.
CIS 2084
85468SPC 4431002Family Communication
EDU 258
81763SPC 7980006Dissertation: Doctoral

TBA 100

Graduate Students

Wendy Adams, Sonia Dimitrova, Charles Jones, Mirim Kim

Ariane Anderson, Nancie Hudson