Clinical Assistant Professor of Communication
Director of Forensics
Doctorate in Rhetoric and Communication Ethics, University of Denver
Dr. Eckstein is the Director of Forensics for PLU's storied speech and debate team, the T.O.H. Karl Forensics Forum. He teaches Applied Research, Argumentation & Advocacy, Introduction to Communication, and Gender & Communication. Dr. Eckstein’s research explores the new democratic challenges and opportunities facing a networked culture. His work has appeared in The Quarterly Journal of Speech, The Journal of Argumentation in Context, Argumentation & Advocacy, and Relevant Rhetoric.