Dr. Rebecca Dowden Dr. Rebecca Dowden Associate Dean & Assistant Professor; Chair of Liberal Studies Program
Cameron School of Business

Dr. Rebecca Dowden has a diverse background in writing/speaking and psychology. All of these disciplines are important to the art of business communication. Her research interests include various pedagogies, business communications and marketing. She can speak on all topics related to building better business communication skills.


  • Master of Arts - Counseling Psychology - Prescott College (2003)
  • Doctor of Education - Educational Administration - Baylor University (1996)
  • Master of Arts - English - Sam Houston State University (1991)
  • Master of Liberal Arts - Liberal Arts - Houston Baptist University (1989)

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