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Kirk St. Amant

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Affiliated Faculty in International/Intercultural Medical and Health Communication 

Kirk St. Amant is a Professor of Technical and Professional Communication and of International Studies at East Carolina University where he directs the interdisciplinary Master’s of Arts program in International Studies (MAIS) and the graduate certificate program in International Teaching.  He has a background in cultural anthropology, international government, medical and health communication, and technical communication, and he has taught online and on-site courses in technical and professional communication and in intercultural communication for a number of different U.S. universities.  Kirk has also taught courses in e-commerce, distance education, and business communication in Ukraine with the USAID-sponsored Consortium for the Enhancement of Ukrainian Management Education (CEUME) and has engaged in collaborative online and on-site teaching with the Aarhus School of Business in Denmark, the Aalto University School of Economics in Finland, and the University of Belize. Additionally, he is the co-editor of the recent books Culture, Communication, and Cyberspace: Rethinking Technical Communication for International Online Environments and Computer-Mediated Communication across Cultures: International Interactions in Online Environments.