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 Ryan L McDaniel

Ryan L McDaniel


Office: 1822 - Coleman Hall
Phone: 217-581-2016 (messages)
Fax: 217-581-5718
Email: rlmcdaniel@eiu.edu

Ryan McDaniel's Vita
Office Hours Fall 2015:
MWF 1:30-2:50pm

Current Syllabi

Frequently Taught Courses

Department of Communication Studies:

Argumentation and Critical Thinking (CMN 2040)
Introduction to Speech Communication (CMN 1310)
Religion in the American Public Sphere (CMN 3240)
Introduction to Rhetoric and Social Critique (CMN 3200)

Department of Philosophy:

Introduction to Philosophy (PHI 1000)


University Foundations (EIU 1111)



Academic Degrees and Disciplines:

M.A. Communication Studies, Eastern Illinois University, 2004
M.A. History, Eastern Illinois University, 2009
M.A. Religion and Philosophy, Aquinas Institute of Theology, 2006
M.Div. Luther Rice University, 2014
Postgraduate Studies in Religion, Princeton, 2003-2004
B.A. Communication Studies, Eastern Illinois University, 2001
B.A. Philosophy, Eastern Illinois University, 2001

Service at EIU:
  • Serves as the RSO Chaplain and Faculty Advisor for the Orthodox Christian Fellowship at EIU
Military Service:
  • Currently serving as a Chaplain (1st Lt) in the U.S. Air Force attached to the Indiana Air National Guard
  • Veteran, U.S. Navy

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