Abby Erpelding
Abby Erpelding
Assistant Lecturer in Communication Studies


Room:LB 304

About Abby Erpelding

Abby Erpelding is an Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Communication Studies. Along with teaching work-life communication, she has developed a variety of online courses for the Organizational and Professional Communication Concentration. Abby enjoys teaching in the online environment and was recognized with the CCIM High Technology Award for her course design and delivery.


M.A., Ball State University
B.S., Ball State University


COMM 345 Work-Life Communication
COMM 340 Leadership and Small Group Communication
COMM 351 Organizational Communication

Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Teaching Award, College of Communication, Information, and Media, 2023
  • High Technology Award, College of Communication, Information, and Media, 2018
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Department of Communication Studies, 2018


  • Member, Communication Studies Curriculum and Program Development Committee, 2023
  • Member, Communication Studies Departmental Functions Committee, 2015-2022
  • Member, Communication Studies Instructional Resources and Technology Committee, 2015-2022