Karen McGrath

Professor of Communications, Chair, Department of Communications


Ph.D.Speech CommunicationSouthern Illinois University-Carbondale
M.A.CommunicationsUniversity at Albany
B.A.SpeechCUNY-York College

Professional Experience

  • Consultant, Digibean Media, 2015-Present
  • Media Consultant, School of Education Fall Conference, 2016

Teaching Interests

I have spent more than 20 years at The College of Saint Rose in the Communications Department teaching courses in interpersonal and intercultural communication, gender, communication theory and research, media literacy, and more.

Research/Creative Works

  • Co-author of “The Millennial Mindset: Unraveling Fact from Fiction” (2016) with Rowman & Littlefield
  • Co-author of “Brew Your Business: The Ultimate Craft Beer Playbook” (In press) with Rowman & Littlefield
  • Multiple publications and presentations at a variety of communication conferences. Please see curriculum vitae for more information.