Alex Nesterenko

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Title: Professor

Field of Study: Communication Studies

Office: 213 LSH

Phone: 616-331-3667



Dr. Nesterenko's scholarly interests lie in the areas of communication theory and research, applied communications research, and visual communication. Of special interest are advanced research methodologies, most notably Q-methodology and factor analysis.  He has a wide range of experience as an advisor and consultant to non-profit organizations, particularly those in health care, as well as to corporations, and media. Nesterenko served as Director of the GVSU School of Communications for 24 years, from 1984 to 2008. 


Undergraduate and graduate courses in communication studies.


B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa.