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CMN 2920 Introduction to Public Relations CMN 3960 Public Relations Writing CMN 3980 Strategic Social Media Communication CMN 4030A Special Topics in Public Relations: Social Media Campaigns
CMN 4920 Public Relations Case Studies and Theories
CMN 4921B Seminar in Public Relations: Social Media Management CMN 5015 Communication Ethics CMN/ENG 5260 Communication in Technical and Scientific Organizations
CMN 5720 Special Topics in Public Relations: Crisis Communication and Activist PR
CMN 5700 Public Relations
Ph.D., Brian Lamb School of Communication, Purdue University, 2011
M.A. Technichal University Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig, Germany, 2006
Janssen Danyi, C.I. & Gronnvoll, M. (2020). The Heavy Heart of a Soldier: Apology as Resistance. In L. Villadsen & J. Edwards, The Rhetoric of Official Apologies: Critical Essays. Lexington.
Janssen Danyi, C.I. (2019). Case Study of Organizational Crisis Communication: Oxfam responds to Sexual Harassment and Abuse Scandal. In J. Servas, Handbook of Communication for Development and Social Change. Springer.
Janssen Danyi, C.I. & Chaudhri, V. (2019). Strategic social media management for NGOs. In J. Servas, Handbook of communication for development and social change. Springer.
Fähnrich, B., Janssen Danyi, C.I. & Nothhaft, H. (2015). The German plagiarism crisis: Defending and explaining the workings of scholarship on the front stage. Journal of Communication Management, 19(1), pg. 20-38.
Janssen Danyi, C.I. (2015). Kommunikationsmanagement (Communication Management). In: R. Stober& N. Orthmann (Eds.). Compliance: Handbuch für die öffentliche Verwaltung. Kohlhammer: Stuttgart.
Janssen Danyi, C.I.(2014). Kommunikative Herausforderungen an die Sicherheitswirtschaft: Legitimierung, Reputation und Krisenkommunikation.(Communicative challenges for the security industry: Legitimation, reputation and crisis communication). R. Stober (ed.). Jahrbuch der Sicherheitswirtschaft 2013. Hamburg, Verlag Dr.Kovacs.
Janssen, C. I. (2013). Corporate historical responsibility (CHR): Addressing a past of forced labor at Volkswagen. Journal of Applied Communication Research.
Fähnrich, B. & Janssen, C. I. (2013). Kommunikative Herausforderungen in der akademischen Weiterbildung (Communicative Challenges in Professional Education). In E.Cendon, R.Grassl, A.Pellert (Eds.):Vom Lehren zum lebenslangen Lernen: Formate Akademischer Weiterbildung (135--146). Münster, Waxmann Verlag.
Janssen,C.I.(2013).‘Es tut uns leid‘ - Unternehmensentschuldigungen in der Krisenkommunikation (We are sorry: Corporate Apologies in Crisis Communication).Pressesprecher, 7, p.48-‐49.
Janssen, C.I. (2013). A journey to justice: Confronting a dark corporate past presents ethical and public relations dilemmas to communicators. Communication Director, 2, pg.64-67.
Janssen, C.I. (2012). Addressing corporate ties to slavery: Corporate apologia in a discourse of reconciliation. Communication Studies 63 (1), pg. 18-35.
Jensen, R. E., Doss, E., Janssen, C. I., & Bower, S. (2010). Theorizing the transcendent persona: Amelia Earhart's vision in The Fun of It. Communication Theory, 20(1), pg. 1-20.
Janssen Danyi, C.I. & Jenne, A. (2014, November). Resisiting corporate apologia: Understanding Gruenenthal’s failed mea culpa to the victims of thalidomide. Competitively selected paper presented at the annual convention of the National Communication Association (NCA), Chicago.
Fähnrich, B., Janssen, C.I., & Nothhaft, H. (2013, October). The German plagiarism crisis: Defending and explaining the workings of scholarship on the front stage. *Top 3 paper presented at the annual convention of the European Public Relations Education and Research Association (EUPRERA), Barcelona, Spain.
Yeyha, N., Chaudri, V., & Janssen, C.I. (2013, September). (Re)conceptualizing the role of the individual: Making sense of citizenship identity(s). Competitively selected paper presented at the 2. CSR Conference, Copenhagen, Dänemark.
Janssen, C.I. (2013, June). Activist struggles for reparations: Does litigation undermine the potential of reconciliation? Invited paper presented at the annual convention of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), Dublin, Ireland.
Janssen, C.I. (2013, June). Toward a CSR approach to crisis communication. Competitively selected paper presented at the ICA Preconference “Dialogue and stakeholder engagement: CSR Communication,” London, United Kingdom.
Janssen, C.I. (2013, June). Revisiting corporate apology in crisis communication. A matter of dialogue, negotiation, and relationship restoration. Competitively selected paper presented at the ICA Preconference “Dialogue and stakeholder engagement: Challenging public relations and organizational communication research, practice and impact,” Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
Janssen, C.I. (2013, March). Kommunikative Herausforderungen an Unternehmen in der Sicherheitswirtschaft (Communicative challenges for the security sector). Opening talk delivered at the FORSI Sicherheitswirtschaftstag at the Free University Berlin.
Janssen, C.I. (2012, November). Toward a social knowledge approach to the rhetorical crisis situation. Invited paper presented at the conference „Rhetoric and Crisis Communication“ Crisis Communication Research Center, Örebrö University, Schweden.
Janssen, C.I. (2012, March). Public relations and history: The strategic use of USPS’s past within present discourses about its default. Invited paper presented at the annual meeting of the Central States Communication Association, Cleveland, OH.
CFR Grant 2015/2016
Redden Grant 2015
Redden Grant 2016
Redden Grant 2017