Friedman, S. & Sutton, J. (forthcoming). Evolving coverage of risk in the mass and social media. In D. O’Hair and M O’Hair (Eds.) Handbook of Applied Communication Research.  Toronto, Canada: Wiley

Ivanov, B., Parker. K. A., & Dillingham, L. L. (forthcoming). Applying inoculation to diverse communication contexts. In H. D. O’Hair and M. J. O’Hair (Eds.), Handbook of Applied Communication Research. Wiley. 

Mayorga, M. W., Helsel, E., Hester, E. B., Ivanov, B., Sellnow, T. L., Burns, W. J., & Slovic, P. (forthcoming). Enhancing public resistance to deliberate fake news: A review of the problem and a proposition for inoculation-based strategic solution. In H. D. O’Hair and M. J. O’Hair (Eds.), Handbook of Applied Communication Research. Wiley.

Parker, K. A., Ivanov, B., & Geegan. S. (forthcoming). Social marketing: Applying strategies to social change campaigns. In H. D. O’Hair and M. J. O’Hair (Eds.), Handbook of Applied Communication Research. Wiley.



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Sellnow, D. D, Jones, L. M., Sellnow, T. L., Spence, P., Lane, D. R.,  Haarstad, N. (2019). The IDEA model as a conceptual framework for designing earthquake early warning (EEW) messages distributed via mobile phone apps. Earthquakes- Impact, Community Vulnerability and Resilience. doi: 10.5772/intechopen.85557.

Sellnow, D. D., Johannson, B., Sellnow, T. L., & Lane, D. R. (2019). Toward a global understanding of the effects of the IDEA Model for designing instructional risk and crisis messages: A food contamination experiment in Sweden. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management, 27, 102-115. doi: 10.1111/1468-5973.12234

Sutton, J. & Kuligowski, E. (2019). Alerts and warnings for short messaging channels: Guidance from an expert panel process.  Natural Hazards Review.

Sutton, J. & Kaufman, R. (2019). That’s a myth!  Teaching about disaster myths through experiential learning.  International Journal of Mass Emergencies and Disasters.   

Veil, S. R., & *Woods, C. L. (2019). Resilience. In R. L. Heath & W. Johansen (Eds.), International encyclopedia of strategic communication. New York: Wiley-Blackwell.

Veil, S. R., Woods, C. L., & Hecht, R. D. (2019). The journalist as the audience: Evaluating the U.S. Navy’s “Sailor for a Day” campaign. Public Relations Review. doi: 10.1016/j.pubrev.2018.08.010



Ivanov, B., Parker. K. A., & Dillingham, L. L. (2018). Inoculation as a risk and health communication strategy in an evolving media environment. In H. D. O’Hair (Ed.), Risk and Health Communication in an Evolving Media Environment (pp. 249-277). New York City, NY: Routledge. 

Sutton, J. (2018). Health communication trolls and bots v. public health agencies’ trusted voices. Invited editorial. American Journal of Public Health.

Sutton, J., Vos S. C.*, Wood, M., & Turner, M. (2018). Designing effective tsunami messages: The role of short messages and fear in warning response. Weather Climate and Society. 10(1), 75-87.

Vos, S. C.*, Sutton, J., Yu, Y., Renshaw, S., Olson, M. K.*, Gibson, C. B., &  Butts, C. T.  (2018). Retweeting risk communication: The role of threat and efficacy. Risk Analysis.



Ivanov, B. (2017). Inoculation theory applied in health and risk messaging. In R. Parrott (Ed.), The Oxford encyclopedia of health and risk message design and processing. New York City, NY: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/acrefore/9780190228613.013.254.

Ivanov, B., Rains, S. A, Geegan, S. A., Vos, S. C., Haarstad, N. D., & Parker, K. A. (2017). Beyond simple inoculation: Examining the persuasive value of inoculation for audiences with initially neutral or opposing attitudes. Western Journal of Communication, 81(1), 105-126. doi: 10.1080/10570314.2016.1224917

Liu, B. F., Egnoto M., Wood, M., Bean, H., Sutton, J., Mileti, D., & Madden, S. (2017). Is a picture worth a thousand words? The effects of maps and warning messages on how publics respond to disaster information. Public Relations Review 43(3), 493-506.

Real, K., & Pilny, A. (2017). Health care teams as agents for change in health and risk messaging. In R. Parrott (Ed.), The Oxford Encyclopedia of Health and Risk Message Design and Processing. New York: Oxford University Press, Online publication. DOI: 10.1093/acrefore/9780190228613.013.517

Savage, M., Jones, S., Reno, J., & Veil, S. R. (2017). A case study: Targeting the Stop.Think.Connect. cybersecurity campaign to university campuses. In R. L. Parrott (Ed.), The Oxford encyclopedia of health and risk message design and processing. New York: Oxford University Press. [online] doi: 10.1093/acrefore/9780190228613

Sutton, J., & Veil, S. R. (2017). Risk communication and the social media. In R. Kasperson (Ed), Risk conundrums: Solving unsolvable problems (pp. 96-111)New York: Earthscan from Routledge.

Sutton, J., Vos, S. C.*, Olson, M. K.,*, Woods, C. W.*, Cohen, E., Gibson, C. B., Phillips, N., Studts, J., Eberth, J.,  & Butts, C. T. (2017). Lung cancer messages on Twitter: Content analysis and evaluation. Journal of the American College of Radiology.

Sutton, J., Woods, C. W.*, and Vos, S. C.* (2017). Willingness to click: Risk information seeking during imminent threats. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management.

Sutton, J., & Kaufmann, R. (2017). Designing imminent threat messages for an unfamiliar hazard. Communication Teacher.

Veil, S. R., & Anthony, K. E. (2017). Exploring public relations challenges in a compounding crisis: The pariah effect of toxic trailers. Journal of Public Relations Research, 29(4), 141-157. doi: 10.1080/1062726X.2017.1355805

Wombacher, K., Reno, J., & Veil, S. R. (2017). Neknominate: Social norms, social media and binge drinking. Health Communication, 32(5), 596-602doi:10.1080/10410236.2016.1146567

Wood, M., Mileti, D., Bean, H., Liu, B. F., Sutton, J., & Madden, S. (2017). Milling and public warnings. Environment and Behavior. DOI: 10.1177/0013916517709561

Yang, A., & Veil, S. R. (2017). Nationalism versus animal rights: A semantic network analysis of value advocacy in corporate crisis. International Journal of Business Communication, 54(4), 408-430. doi:10.1177/2329488415572781

Veil, S. R., & *Anthony, K. E. (2017). Exploring public relations challenges in a compounding crisis: The pariah effect of toxic trailers. Journal of Public Relations Research, 29(4), 141-157. doi:10.1080/1062726X.2017.1355805

Yang, A., & Veil, S.R. (2017). Nationalism versus animal rights: A semantic network analysis of value advocacy in corporate crisis. International Journal of Business Communication, 54(4), 408-430. doi"10.1177/2329488415572781

Wombacher, K., *Reno, J., & Veil, S. R. (2017). Neknominate: Social norms, social media and binge drinking. Health Communication, 32(5), 596-602. doi:10.1080/10410236/2016.1146567

Sutton, J., & Veil, S. R. (2017). Risk communication and the social media. In R. Kasperson (Ed.), Risk conundrums: Solving unsolvable problems (pp. 96-111). New York: Earthscan from Routledge



Sutton, J., Gibson, C.B., Spiro, E.S., League, C., Fitzhugh, S. M., & Butts, C. T. (2015). What it takes to get passed on: Message content, style, and structure as predictors of retransmission in the Boston Marathon bombing response. PLoS ONE, 10(8): e0134452.

Sutton, J. N., & Woods, C.* (2016). Tsunami warning message interpretation and sense making: Focus group insights. Weather, Climate, and Society, 8(4), 389-398.

Bean, H., Liu, B. F., Madden, S., Sutton, J., Wood, M. M., & Mileti, D. S. (2016). Disaster warnings in your pocket: How audiences interpret mobile alerts for an unfamiliar hazard. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management, 24(3), 136-147.

Fox, C. W., Burns, C. S., Muncy, A. D., & Meyer, J. A. (2016). Author-suggested reviewers: Gender differences and influences on the peer review process at an ecology journal. Functional Ecology.

Ivanov, B., & Dillingham, D. L. (2016). Using postinoculation talk to strengthen generated resistance. Communication Research Reports, 33(4), 295-302.

Ivanov, B., Burns, W. J., Sellnow, T. L., Petrun-Sayers, E. L., & Veil, S. R., Mayorga, M. W. (2016). Using an inoculation message approach to promote public confidence in protective agencies. Journal of Applied Communication Research, 44(4), 381-398.

Parker, K. A., Ivanov, B., & Cohen, E. L. (2016). When politeness is risky: Positive politeness and sexual debut. Iowa Journal of Communication, 48(1/2), 145-155.

Parker, K. A., Rains, S. A., & Ivanov, B. (2016). Examining the 'blanket of protection' conferred by inoculation: The effects of inoculation messages on the cross-protection of related attitudes. Communication Monographs, 83(1), 49-68.

Real, K., Bardach, S., & Bardach, D. (2016). The role of the built environment: How decentralized nurse stations shape communication, patient care processes and patient outcomes. Health Communication.

Kim, S., & Real, K. (2016). A profile of inactive information seekers on influenza prevention: A survey of healthcare workers in Central Kentucky. Health Information and Libraries Journal. 

Veil, S. R. (2016). Reputation Crisis. In C. E. Carroll (Ed.), Encyclopedia of corporate reputation (pp. 637-639). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Veil, S. R., Dillingham, L. L.*, & Sloan, A. G. (2016). Fencing out the Jones’s: The development of response strategies for spillover crises. Corporate Reputation Review, 19(4), 316-330.

Herovic, E.*, & Veil, S. R. (2016). Some lines bring us together: Sport as crisis renewal in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Communication, Culture, and Critique, 9(4), 517-536.

Roberts, H. A.*, & Veil, S. R. (2016). Health literacy and crisis: Public relations in the 2010 Egg Recall. Public Relations Review, 42(1), 214-218.

Roberts, H. A., & Veil, S. R. (2016). The tension of emotional connection: Health literacy and the 2010 Salmonella egg recall. In R. S. Littlefield & T. L. Sellnow (Eds.). Risk and crisis decision-making: Navigating the tensions between organizations and the public (pp. 123-138). Indianapolis, IN: Polity Books/Wiley.

Sellnow, T. L., & Veil, S. R. (2016). Preparing for international and cross‐cultural crises: The role of competing voices, inclusivity, and the interplay of responsibility in global organizations. In A. Schwarz, M. Seeger, C. Auer (Eds.). Handbook of international crisis communication research (pp. 489-498). New York: Wiley Blackwell.

Wombacher, K.*, Reno, J.*, & Veil, S. R. (2016). Neknominate: Social norms, social media and binge drinking. Health Communication, 22, 1-7.

Vos, S. C., & Buckner, M. M. (2016). Social media messages in an emerging health crisis: Tweeting bird flu. Journal of Health Communication, 21(3), 301-308.


Sutton, J., Gibson, C. B., Spiro, E. S., League, C., Fitzhugh, S. M., & Butts, C. T. (2015). What it takes to get passed on: Message content, style, and structure as predictors of retransmission in the Boston Marathon bombing response. PLoS One, 10(8): e0134452.

Sutton, J., Gibson, C. B., Phillips, N. E., Spiro, E. S., League, C., Johnson, B., Fitzhugh, S. M., & Butts, C. T. (2015). Terse message retransmission: A cross-hazard analysis of Twitter warning messages. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Sutton, J., League, C., Sellnow, T. L., & Sellnow, D. D. (2015). Terse messaging and public health in the midst of natural disasters: The case of the Boulder floods. Health Communication, 30(2), 135-143. 

Hamilton, B., Sutton, J., Liu, B. F., Madden, M., Wood, M., & Mileti, D. (2015). The study of mobile public warning messages: A reserach review and agenda. The Review of Communication, 15(1), 60-80.

Streeter, A. R., Harrington, N. G., & Lane, D. R. (2015). Communication behaviors associated with the competent nursing handoff. Journal of Applied Communication Research, 43(3), 294-314.

Dillingham, L. L., & Ivanov, B. (2015). Boosting inoculation’s message potency: Loss framing. Communication Research Reports, 32, 113-121. 

Ivanov, B., Sims, J. D., Compton, J., Miller, C. H., Parker, K. A., Parker, J. L., Harrison, K. J., & Averbeck, J. M. (2015). The general content of post-inoculation talk: Recalled issue-specific conversations following inoculation treatments. Western Journal of Communication, 79, 218-238. 

Parker, K. A, Rains, S. A., & Ivanov, B. (2015). Examining the “Blanket of Protection” conferred by inoculation: The effects of inoculation messages on the cross-protection of related attitudes. Communication Monographs.

Real, K. (2015). Communication and generativity in Appreciative Inquiry practice: A review of recent peer-reviewed research. AI Practitioner, 17(3).

Cotton, A.*, Veil, S. R., & Iannarino, N.* (2015). Contaminated communication: TEPCO and organizational renewal at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. Communication Studies, 66(1), 27-44. 

Veil, S. R. (2015). Beyond the ideals of mindful learning: Generating strategies for crisis management from organizational knowledge. In N. Schiffino, L. Taskin, J. Raone, & C. Donis (Eds). Organization after crisis: The challenge of learning (pp. 55-74). Brussels: Peter Lang International.

Veil, S. R., & Sellnow, T. L. (2015). Risk and crisis communication. In N. G. Harrington (Ed.), Health communication: Theory, method, and application (454-482). New York: Routledge.

Veil, S. R., Reno, J.*, Freihaut, R., & Oldham, J. (2015). Online activists vs. Kraft Foods: A case of social media hijacking. Public Relations Review, 41(1), 103-108. 

Yang, A., & Veil, S. R. (2015). Nationalism versus animal rights: A semantic network analysis of value advocacy in corporate crisis. International Journal of Business Communication. 


Sutton, J., Spiro, E. S., Johnson, B., Fitzhugh, S., Gibson, B., & Butts, C. T. (2014). Warning tweets: Serial transmission of messages during the warning phase of a disaster event. Information, Communication & Society, 17(6), 765-787. 

Parrish, A.*, Vos, S.* & Cohen, E.L. (2014). Media factors. In N.G. Harrington (Ed.), Health Communication: Theory, method, and Application (pp. 364-396). New York: Taylor & Francis.

Miller, C. H., Ivanov, B., Landau, M. J., Masad D., Semmler, S., & White, J. A. (2014). Gender differences in the experience and expression of sexual jealousy: A terror management theory perspective. Universal Journal of Psychology2(2), 65-75.

Littlefield, R. S., Beauchamp, K., Lane, D., Sellnow, D. D., Sellnow, T.L., Venette, S., & Wilson, B. (2014). Instructional crisis communication: Connecting ethnicity and sex in the assessment of receiver-oriented message effectiveness. Journal of Management and Strategy, 5(3), 16-23. 

Parker, K. A., Lane, D. R., Ivanov, B., Rodriguez, N., & Parker, J. L. (2014). The impact of modality on teacher-student interaction:  Applying efficacy and competence to email and face-to-face communication. International Journal of Learning in Higher Education, 21(1), 7-25.

Sellnow, D. D., Lane, D., & Littlefield, R. S., Sellnow, T. L., Wilson, B., Beauchamp, K., & Venette, S. (2014). A receiver based approach to effective instructional crisis communication. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management, 23(3), 149-158.

Guinther, L., White, A. C., & Real, K. (2014). One size does not fit all: A diagnostic post-occupancy evaluation model for an emergency department. Health Environments Research and Design (HERD) Journal, 7, 15-37.

Frisby, B. N., Veil, S. R., & Sellnow, T. L. (2014). Instruction in health-related crises: Essential information for self-protection. Health Communication, 29(4), 347-354

Iannarino, N.*, Veil, S. R., & Cotton, A.* (2014). Bringing home the crisis: How U.S. evening news framed the 2011 Japan nuclear crisis. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management

Veil, S. R. & Bishop, B. W. (2014). Opportunities and challenges for public libraries to enhance community resilience. Risk Analysis, 34(4), 721-734


Bennett, D., Phillips, B.D., Thomas, D. S. K., Gruntfest, E., & Sutton, J.  (2013). New Ideas for Practitioners. In S. K. Thomas, B. D. Phillips, W. E. Lovecamp, & A. Fothergill (Eds)., Social vulnerability to disasters (2nd ed.). New York, NY: CRC Press.

Liel, A., Corotis, R. B., Camata, G., Sutton, J., Hotzman, R., & Spacone, E. (2013). Perceptions of decision-making roles and priorities affecting rebuilding after disaster: The example of L'Aquila, Italy. Earthquake Spectra, 29(3), 843–68. 

Sutton, J., Spiro, E. S., Butts, C. T., Fitzhugh, S., Johnson, B., & Greczek, M. (2013). Tweeting the spill: Online informal communications, social networks, and conversational microstructures during the Deepwater Horizon Oilspill. International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management, 5(1), 58-76. 

Ivanov, B., Parker, K. A., & Dillingham, L. L. (2013). Measuring counterargument: A review and critique of the most popular techniques. The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies in Communication, 7(3), 59-74.

Ivanov, B., Sims, J. D., & Parker, K. A. (2013). Leading the way in new product introductions: Publicity’s message sequencing success with corporate credibility and image as moderators. Journal of Public Relations Research, 25(5), 442-466. 

Miller, C. H., Ivanov, B., Sims, J. D., Compton, J., Harrison, K. J., Parker, K. A., Parker, J. L., & Averbeck, J. A. (2013). Boosting the potency of resistance: Combining the motivational forces of inoculation and psychological reactance. Human Communication Research, 39(1), 127-155. 

Frisby, B. N., Sellnow, D. D., Lane, D. R., Veil, S. R., & Sellnow, T. L. (2013). Instruction in crisis situations: Targeting learning preferences and self-efficacy. Risk Management: A Journal of Risk, Crisis, and Disaster, 15, 250-261. 

Hare, B., Cameron, I, Real, K., & Maloney, W. F. (2013). Exploratory case study of pictorial aids for communicating health and safety for migrant construction workers in England.  Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 139, 818-825. 

Real, K., Kim, S., & Conigliaro, J. (2013). Using a validated health promotion tool to improve patient safety and increase healthcare personnel influenza vaccination rates. American Journal of Infection Control, 41, 691-696. 

Bishop, B. W., & Veil, S. R. (2013). Public libraries as post crisis information hubs. Public Libraries Quarterly, 32(1), 33-45. 

Freberg, K., Palenchar, M., & Veil, S. R. (2013). Social media bookmarking services: Managing and sharing information from a central source. Public Relations Review, 39(3), 178-184. 

Sellnow, T. L., & Veil, S. R., & Anthony, K.* (2013). Experiencing the reputational synergy of success and failure through organizational learning. In C. Carroll (Ed.), Handbook of communication and corporate reputation. New York: Wiley-Blackwell

Sellnow, T. L., Wickline, M.*, & Veil, S. R. (2013). Responding effectively to crises: Best practices in organizational crisis communication (pp. 301-326). In J. S. Wrench (Ed.), Workplace communication for the 21st century: Tools and strategies that impact the bottom line. New York: Praeger.

Veil, S. R., Sellnow, T. L.& Wickline, M. C.* (2013). BP: An egregious violation of the ethic of 1st and 2nd things. Business & Society Review, 118,(3), 361-381. 


Johnston, M. P., Dupuis, J., Huber, J. T., O’Hair, H. D., O’Hair, M. J., Sandidge, R. (2012). Revitalization of the School Library Media Specialist Certification Program at the University of Kentucky: preparing 21st century school library technology leaders. JELIS, 53(3)200-207. 

Compton, J., & Ivanov, B. (2012). Untangling threat during inoculation-conferred resistance to influence. Communication Reports, 25(1), 1-13. 

Ivanov, B., Parker, K. A., Miller, C. H., & Pfau, M. (2012). Culture as a moderator of inoculation success: The effectiveness of a mainstream inoculation message on a subculture population. The Global Studies Journal, 4(3), 1-22.

Ivanov, B., Miller, C. H., Compton, J., Averbeck, J. M., Harrison, K. J., Sims, J. D., Parker, K. A., & Parker, J. L. (2012). Effects of post-inoculation talk on resistance to influence. Journal of Communication, 62(4), 701-718. 

Ivanov, B., Parker, K. A., & Pfau, M. (2012). The interaction effect of attitude base and multiple attacks on the effectiveness of inoculation. Communication Research Reports, 29, 1-11. 

Parker, K. A., & Ivanov, B. (2012). Why not communicate?: Young women’s reflections on their lack of communication with sexual partners regarding sex and contraception. The International Journal of Health, Wellness and Society, 2(4), 93-109.

Parker, K. A., Ivanov, B., & Compton, J. (2012). Inoculation’s efficacy with young adults’ risky behaviors: Can inoculation confer cross-protection over related but untreated issues? Health Communication, 27(3). 223-233. 

Sellnow, T. L., Sellnow, D. L., Lane, D. R., & Littlefield, R. S. (2012). The value of instructional communication in crisis situations: Restoring order to chaos. Risk Analysis, 32(4), 633-643. 

Dupuis, J., O’Hair, H. D., & Childress, M.  (2012). Health literacy in Kentucky:  Observations from the Health Literacy Colloquium.  In M. Childress (Ed.), Kentucky annual economic report (pp. 71-77).  Lexington, KY:  Center for Business and Economic Research.

O’Hair, H. D.  (2012). Collective genius:  Innovation, entrepreneurship, and commercialization. In M. Childress (Ed.), Kentucky annual economic report (pp. 47-62).  Lexington, KY:  Center for Business and Economic Research.

O’Hair, D., Stewart, R., & Rubenstein, H. (2012).  A speaker’s guidebook:  Text and reference (5th Ed.).  New York:  Bedford/St. Martin’s Press.

O’Hair, D., & Wiemann, M.  (2012). Real communication:  An introduction (2nd Ed.).  New York:  Bedford/St. Martin’s Press. 

Sellnow, T. L., & Veil, S. R. (2012, March). Broadcasting food safety: How to push critical self-protection messages. Dairy Response Update. [online]. 

Veil, S. R. (2012). Clearing the air: Journalists and emergency managers discuss disaster response. Journal of Applied Communication Research, 40(3), 289-306. 

Veil, S. R., & Husted, R. A. (2012). Best practices as an assessment for crisis communication. Journal of Communication Management, 16(2), 131-145. 

Veil, S. R., Mitcham, C., & Sellnow, T. L. (2012). Lost in translation: How emergency managers understand multicultural communication in emergency preparedness. In B. Olaniran, D. Williams, & W. T. Coombs (Eds.), Pre crisis management: Preparing for the inevitable (pp. 201-225). New York: Peter Lang Publishing.

Veil, S. R., Petrun, E. L.*, & Roberts, H. A. (2012). Issue management gone awry: When not to respond to an online reputation threat. Corporate Reputation Review, 15(4), 319-332. 

Veil, S. R., Sellnow, T. L., & Petrun, E. L.* (2012). Hoaxes and the paradoxical challenges of restoring social legitimacy: Dominos’ response to its YouTube crisis. Management Communication Quarterly, 26(2), 322-345. 

Veil, S. R. & Yang, A. (2012). Media manipulation in the Sanlu milk contamination crisis. Public Relations Review, 38(5), 935-937. 

Veil, S. R., & Yang, A. (2012). Sanlu Group’s milk contamination crisis: Organizational communication in conflicting contexts. In S. May (Ed.). Case studies in organizational communication: Ethical perspectives and practices (pp. 111-118). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.


Anderman, E. M., Cupp, P. K., Lane, D. R., Zimmerman, R., Gray, D. L., & O’Connell, A. (2011). Classroom goal structures and HIV and pregnancy prevention education in rural high school health classrooms. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 21(4), 904-922. 

Ivanov, B., & Parker, K. A. (2011). Protecting images with inoculation: A look at brand, country, individual, and corporate images. The International Journal of the Image, 1, 1-12.

Ivanov, B., Parker, K. A, & Compton, J. (2011). The potential of inoculation in reducing post-purchase dissonance: Reinforcement of purchase behavior. Central Business Review, 30, 10-16.

Angie, A., Davis, J., Allen, M., Byrne, C., Ruark, G., Cunningham, C., Houng, T., Bernard, D., Hughes, M., Connelly, S., O’Hair, H. D., Mumford, M.  (2011).  Studying ideological groups online: Identification and assessment of risk factors for violence.  Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 41, 627-657.

O’Hair, H. D., Bernard, D., & Roper, R.  (2011).  Communication-based research related to threats and ensuing behavior. In C. Chauvin (Ed.), Threatening communications and behavior: Perspectives on public figures (pp. 33-74).  Washington, DC:  National Academies Press

O’Hair, H. D., Kelley, K., & Williams, K. (2011). Managing community risks through a community-communication infrastructure approach. In H. Canary & R. McPhee (Eds.), Communication and organizational knowledge: Contemporary issues for theory and practice (pp. 223-243). New York: Routledge.

Millner, A. G., Veil, S. R., & Sellnow, T. L. (2011). Proxy communication in crisis response. Public Relations Review, 37, 74-76.

Sellnow, T. L., & Veil, S. R., (2011). Implementing an effective risk communication plan. Chinese Food Technology, 14-18.

Veil, S. R., Buehner, T., & Palenchar, M. (2011). A work in-progress literature review: Incorporating social media in risk and crisis communication. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management, 19(2), 110-122. 

Veil, S. R., Sellnow, T. L., & Heald, M. (2011). Memorializing crisis: The Oklahoma National Memorial as renewal discourse. Journal of Applied Communication Research, 39(2), 164-183. 

Veil, S. R. (2011). Mindful learning in crisis management. Journal of Business Communication, 48(2), 116-147.


Downey, L., & Anyaegbunam, C. (2010). Your lives through your eyes: Rural Appalachian youth identify community needs and assets through the use of photovoice. Journal of Appalachian Studies, 16(1 & 2), 42-60.

Swindell, C., Hertog, J., & Lane, D.R. (2010). Perceptions about time, accuracy, and panic potential between journalists and sources in an emergency. The Kentucky Journal of Communication, 2(1), 55-74.

O’Hair, H. D., Ploeger, N., & Moore, S.  (2010). Applied communication theory and research.  In J. Chesebro (Ed.).  From 20th century beginnings to 21st century advances: Developing and evolving from a century of transformation (pp. 89-106).  New York:  Oxford University Press.

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Real, K., Mitnick, A. D., & Maloney, W. F. (2010). More similar than different: Millennials in the U.S. building trades. Journal of Business and Psychology, 25, 303-313.

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