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Navita Cummings James
Associate Professor

Navita Cummings James

Media studies, Gender and Culture, Narrative

Office: CIS 3039
Phone: 813/974-6098

Dr. James joined the faculty in 1983. Her research interest include issues related to ethnic and gender diversity, and teaching and intervention in diversity issues. This has recently led Professor James to exploring the role of motherhood and the images of the Madonna. She also serves as the Undergraduate Director.


Ph.D., Speech Communication, Ohio University, 1982.

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
10603SPC 3710001Communication & Diversity
Crosslisted with Africana Studies CRN 15222 .

CPR 103
15222SPC 3710011Communication & Diversity
Crosslisted with COM CRN# 10603

CPR 103
11868COM 4030003Women and Communication
May also be taken in Women's and Gender Studies CRN#: 15269

CPR 256
15269COM 4030013Women and Communication
May also be taken in Communication CRN 11868.

CPR 256
15964SPC 7980003Dissertation: Doctoral

TBA 100

Graduate Students

Nancie Hudson