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College of Arts and Sciences, School of Communication

The Ohio State University School of Communication
Nancy Rhodes
Nancy Rhodes
Assistant Professor
(614) 292-0168
154 N. Ovall Mall
3045A Derby Hall
Columbus, Oh 43210

Ph.D.               Texas A&M University.  August, 1991

                                    Major:  Social Psychology

                                    Minor: Developmental Psychology

M.S.                Texas A&M University.  May, 1986

                                    Major:  Clinical Psychology

B.A.                University of Vermont.  May, 1982

                                    Major:  Psychology

My main research interest is the role of persuasion and social influence in health-related behavior. Current work focuses on peer influences in health risk behavior and theories of the effects of fear-appeal messages.