Marquette University
Press Release

Dr. Jeremy Fyke recipient of Way Klingler Young Scholar Award

With the award, Fyke will work on several research projects during his sabbatical.

By - Jul 30th, 2015 10:56 am
Dr. Jeremy Fyke. Photo courtesy of Marquette University.

Dr. Jeremy Fyke. Photo courtesy of Marquette University.

MILWAUKEE – Dr. Jeremy Fyke, assistant professor of communication studies at Marquette University, is a recipient of one of the Way Klingler Young Scholar Awards, which provides promising faculty with a semester long sabbatical for research.

With the award, Fyke will work on several research projects during his sabbatical. Additionally, he plans to work with other Diederich College of Communication colleagues on additional projects. He hopes to write an article within the next year on the unintended consequences of using metaphors in leadership training.

“My immediate plan is to continue, topically, the line of research I have established, and push forth on the projects I have in progress,” Fyke said.

Currently Fyke has three articles under review at various journals in addition to preparing one with a colleague for The SAGE Encyclopedia of Organizational Communication. He also plans to work with colleagues on additional projects, one of which will examine the role of internships in college students’ socialization into careers.

Way Klingler Young Scholar Awards support promising young scholars in critical stages of their careers. The awards of up to $32,000 are intended to fund $2,000 in operating costs and to cover up to 50 percent of salary to afford the recipient a one-semester sabbatical.

Press Releases by Marquette University

Marquette University

Catholic friar who advocates for migrants to kick off Marquette Democracy Project spring series

Friar Tomás González Castillo is a leader of a Catholic movement to advocate for migrants in Mexico.

Marquette University

Author Nichols goes ‘On the Issues’ to discuss growing skepticism of established knowledge

Nichols sees us moving toward a nation where everyone knows everything, or at least thinks so.

Marquette University

Marquette to expand residence hall project

Two additional floors will add 140 beds to facility’s west tower

Marquette University

New trustees elected to Marquette board

Marquette trustees serve for three-year terms and may be re-elected to serve for a maximum of 12 years.

Marquette University

Kleefisch, Nygren go ‘On the Issues’ to discuss opioid abuse

Kleefisch and Nygren, both Republicans, are co-chairs of the Governor’s Task Force on Opioid Abuse.

Marquette University

CNBC television star Lemonis to launch new giving challenge with Marquette

Lemonis will donate up to $1.5 million of his own funds, matching gifts made by donors during the challenge with the goal of starting a student-run business program.

See More Releases
People:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *