A communication generalist, Endres’ research and teaching focus mainly in the areas of leadership, pedagogy, and popular culture. He is author and photographer of the book Sturgis Stories: Celebrating the People of the World’s Largest Motorcycle Rally (Kirk House, 2002). He has published over 30referred articles in journals and proceedings such as the Journal of Applied Communication Research, Communication Quarterly, Communication Studies, and Popular Music and Society, and is author of several book chapters on popular culture topics ranging froman analysis of The Rocky Horror Picture Show to tattoos as family identifiers. Most recently, he authored the definitive essay on Ernest Bormann’s Symbolic Convergence Theory for the International Encyclopedia of Communication Theory and Philosophy.
A former intercollegiate national speech champion, Endres has delivered over 200 presentations, workshops and keynote addresses throughout the United States – including Alaska, Hawaii, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico – and internationally in countries including Spain, Turkey, and the Czech Republic. In 2012, he delivered the keynote address for the MediAsia and FilmAsia conference in Osaka, Japan.
Among his honors, Endres was named the 2001 Outstanding Professor from the National Speakers Association, the United States’ premier organization for professional speakers. In 2005, he received the University of Northern Colorado’s Academic Leadership Excellence award and, in 2008, he received service awards from both the Rocky Mountain Communication Association and the National Communication Association’s States Advisory Council. In 2013, that latter group also recognized him asAdministrator of the Year.
Currently Endres serves as an officer or web manager for both corporate and disciplinary professional boards. An active member of his community, Tom and his wife Kate have five adult daughters between them, and live with their Pomeranian named Topper outside of Greeley, Colorado.
|Prof. (Dr.) Manish Verma||India|
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