School of Sustainability and the Environment
Faculty and Staff
Joined Chatham : 2011
Academic Areas of Interest
Environmental Justice, Environmental Communication, Rhetoric, New Media
Personal Areas of Interest
Raising Chickens, Gardening, Canning, and Cooking
Katie Cruger earned her PhD in Communication and Rhetoric from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Her research focuses on Environmental Justice concerns here in Allegheny county as well as nationally. Katie is currently working on her first book on green (re)development in the wake of natural disaster. She teaches courses in environmental communication, media history, public relations, and strategic communication.