What can you do with a background in Communication?

There is a wide range of opportunities and positions available. Communication students are prepared for graduate studies and professional programs and find employment in a variety of areas.

Here’s what a few of our former students & Communication Lab Peer Facilitators are doing with a background in Communication:

Grace MacNeil – Recruitment & Admissions Officer, Cape Breton University
Kevin O’Shea – Just Japan Podcast Host, Writer, and YouTube Content Creator
Kerwin Liverpool – Teacher, Public Speaker, Author, and Raptors Basketball Academy Coach
Amy MacNeil – Associate Producer, Eastlink TV Halifax
Mark Carabin – Social Media Coordinator, Sydney Credit Union
Patrick McNeil – Announcer, Cape Breton Screaming Eagles
Emma Russell – Writing Advisor, Cape Breton University
Mike Hunter – Editor-in-Chief, CBU Press
Laura Lee Langley Deputy Minister of the NS Department of Communities, Culture & Heritage
Stacey Jones-Oxner Senior Marketing Advisor at Communications Nova Scotia
Maroushka Kanywani – Independent Public Relations and Communications Professional
Demetri Kachafanas Cape Breton Regional Municipality (CBRM) Regional Solicitor
Bryce McNeilAssistant Director for Student Media, Georgia State University
Laura PeckCo-owner & Vice President, McLoughlin Media Inc.
Aiden Buckland – Doctoral Student and Sessional Instructor, University of Calgary

Tanya Brann-Barrett
Dean of Research, Teaching & Graduate Studies and Associate Professor of Communication

Office: B-212

Phone: 902.563.1843

Sarah Farrow
Communication Lab Instructor

Office: CC-266-E

Phone: 902.563.1139

Michael MacDonald
Assistant Professor, Communication

Office: CC-266F

Phone: 902.563.1635

Erna MacLeod
Associate Professor, Communication

Office: CC266B

Phone: 902.563.1124

Felix Odartey-Wellington
Associate Professor, Communication

Office: CC266A

Phone: 902.563.1234

Judith Rolls
Professor, Communication

Office: CC266C

Phone: 902.563.1245

Dawn White
Laboratory Coordinator, Communication; Dept Chair, Communities & Connections (Faculty Affairs)

Office: CC267-C

Phone: 902.563.1627