Candice Thomas Maddox, Ed.D.
Candice Thomas-Maddox (Ed.D., West Virginia University) is a professor in the School of Communication Studies at Ohio University-Lancaster. Dr. Thomas-Maddox has taught courses in public speaking, communication theory, interpersonal communication, persuasion, intercultural communication, risk communication, organizational communication, and empirical research methods.
Dr. Thomas-Maddox is the former executive director and previous president for the Eastern Communication Association and the Speech Communication Association of Ohio. In 2001, Dr. Thomas-Maddox was named the Outstanding Communication Educator by the Speech Communication Association of Ohio.
Dr. Thomas-Maddox has published numerous books and book chapters as well as research articles that have appeared in Communication Research Reports, Communication Quarterly, The AURCO Journal, and many more.
Dr. Thomas-Maddox is also one of the coauthors of the Kendall-Hunt text Interpersonal Communication: Building Rewarding Relationships and the forthcoming Family Communication: Relationship Foundations.