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Contact details +64 (09) 414 0800  ext. 43306

Associate Professor Craig Fowler (Communication Arts & Science), (Human Resource Management), (Philosophy, and Language and Communication)

Senior Lecturer

School of Communication, Journalism and Marketing


Contact details

  • Ph: 09 414 0800 extn 43306
    Location: 3.28a, QB
    Campus: Albany


  • Ph.D - Pennsylvania State University (2005)
  • M.Sc - Cardiff University (1999)
  • B.A. (Hons) - Cardiff University (1998)

Prizes and Awards

  • Top paper award; Communication and Aging division - National Communication Association (2015)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Communication and aging/intergenerational interaction

Family and interpersonal communication

Health Communication


Health and Well-being

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Communication and Media Studies (200100): Communication Studies (200101): Languages, Communication And Culture (200000): Organisational, Interpersonal and Intercultural Communication (200105)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 0 2

Research Outputs


Fisher, CL., Wolf, BM., Fowler, C., & Canzona, MR. (2017). Experiences of "openness" between mothers and daughters during breast cancer: implications for coping and healthy outcomes.. Psychooncology. 26(11), 1872-1880
[Journal article]Authored by: Fowler, C.
Kaplan, MS., Nussbaum, JF., Becker, JC., Fowler, C., & Pitts, MJ. (2009). Communication barriers to family farm succession planning. Journal of Extension. 47(5)
[Journal article]Authored by: Fowler, C.


Fowler, CA., & Drioane, EA.Mechanisms linking parental communication to reduced sexual risk taking among young adults. . Washington D.C., United States of America
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Fowler, C.
Fowler, CA., Fisher, CL., & Pitts, MJ.Planting the seed: Parental evaluations of children's strategies for initiating discussion of future care needs. . London, United Kingdom
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Fowler, C.

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