Dr. Ephraim Kotey Nikoi

Dr. Ephraim Kotey Nikoi
Dr. Ephraim Kotey Nikoi
Ephraim Kotey Nikoi Dr. Ephraim Kotey Nikoi
Associate Professor, Communication
Faculty Senate Chair
office. Holden Fine & Applied Arts Center 2109
University of Wisconsin-Superior

About

Dr. Nikoi plays an active role in the community. He is a member of the Rotary Club of Superior; Rolling Reader; Youth Soccer Coach and a Commissioner for Superior Fire and Police Commission. He is also an active member of the diversity and inclusivity network for UW-Superior and the Twin Ports region. When he is not engaged in any of these activities you likely find him playing racquetball, soccer or tennis.

Professional Background

Dr. Ephraim Nikoi is an Associate Professor of Communication at UW-Superior. He received his Bachelor's Degree from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and a PhD in Communication from Ohio University. He also holds masters" degrees in International Studies and Public Administration. Dr. Nikoi's research interest is on the intersection of organizations, community development and intercultural communication. He has led several training workshops in the United States and internationally.

Research Interests

Dr. Nikoi's research interest is on the intersection of organizations, community development and intercultural communication. He has led several training workshops in the United States and internationally. His recent work is a co-edited book, "Collaborative Communication Processes and Decision Making in Organizations". His current research focuses on the use of communicative tools to mobilize community resources for development.

Areas of Knowledge

Africa, Intercultural communication/ Race/ Diversity, and Communication Processes in Organizations

Awards & Honors

2014/15- Wisconsin Teaching Fellowship Award, and the 2015- UW-Superior Diversity Leadership Award

Ongoing research projects in Africa E.g. Ghana, training workshops for community leaders in Ghana and Haiti, training workshops for UW-Superior faculty and staff, member, Diversity Committee, UW-Superior, and member, Diversity Leadership Committee Northern Lights Elementary School

Most Recent Degrees

2010 - Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) – Communication - Ohio University – Dissertation/thesis topic: Liminal selves: The negotiation of organizational identification my grant-funded employees in nonprofit organizations.

2002 - Master of Arts (M.A.) - Public Administration - Ohio University

2000 - Master of Arts (M.A.) - International Studies - Ohio University

1997 - Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) - Social Sciences: Literature and History - Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology – Dissertation/thesis topic: Kojo Yankah and the satiric voice

Courses:

Communication Theory, Introduction to Human Communication, Intercultural Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Organizational Communication and Small Group Processes.

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UW-Superior Schedule of Classes for Nikoi, Ephraim Kotey
Fall Semester 2020

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Note: the Class Schedule information below reflects data as of May 28, 2020 1:30 AM.

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Class Nbr.Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsClass Sect.CreditsBldg.RoomDaysTimeSeats Open
COMM - Communicating Arts
1037COMM 167Intro to Intercultural Comm
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09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
This class is closed for enrollment. Wait List Seats Open: 14 of 15
001 3.00  FA 2113 TTh 8:30AM- 9:45AM 0 of 20 open
Wait List:
14 of 15
  
09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
This class is closed for enrollment. Wait List Seats Open: 14 of 15
2124COMM 254Communication Inquiry
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This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 05/04/2020 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 3.00  Online    10 of 25 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 05/04/2020 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
1038COMM 467Advanced Intercultural Comm
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09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
001 3.00  FA 2107 TTh 10:00AM- 11:15AM 4 of 20 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
2122COMM 467Advanced Intercultural Comm
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This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 05/04/2020 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
E1 3.00  Online    16 of 25 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 05/04/2020 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see www.uwsuper.edu/bursar
1018COMM 475Internship
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09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
Instructor Consent Required
Contract Required.
009 1.00 - 12.00     ARR 5 of 5 open
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15 of 15
  
09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
Instructor Consent Required
Contract Required.
1024COMM 491Senior Capstone
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09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Instructor Consent Required
Contract required. Pass/Fail Senior Experience project required.
009 0.00     ARR 2 of 5 open
  
09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Instructor Consent Required
Contract required. Pass/Fail Senior Experience project required.
2166COMM 491Senior Capstone
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Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Instructor Consent Required
Contract required. Pass/Fail Senior Experience project required. Instructor Consent Required. This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/21/2020 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see.
E1A 0.00  Online    5 of 5 open
Wait List:
15 of 15
  
Course must be taken Pass/Fail
Instructor Consent Required
Contract required. Pass/Fail Senior Experience project required. Instructor Consent Required. This class is open to both DL and on campus students. On campus students can enroll as of 04/21/2020 (no petition required). Tuition is not part of the plateau; online fees apply. In addition this class has an online technology administration fee of $60. For tuition and fee schedules see.
1040COMM 498Independent Study
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09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
Instructor Consent Required
Contract Required.
009 1.00 - 6.00     ARR 5 of 5 open
  
09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
Instructor Consent Required
Contract Required.
1049COMM 499Intern Teaching in Comm Arts
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09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
Department Consent Required
009 3.00     ARR 5 of 5 open
  
09/02/2020 - 12/15/2020
Department Consent Required
HWM - Health & Wellness Management
2071HWM 715Persuasion Skill Wellness Mgrs
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09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020
Department Consent Required
Online course. Admission to Health & Wellness Management program or permission of HWM program director required. Special tuition rate of $740 per credit. Tuition is not part of the plateau
HU1 3.00  Online    17 of 20 open
  
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020
Department Consent Required
Online course. Admission to Health & Wellness Management program or permission of HWM program director required. Special tuition rate of $740 per credit. Tuition is not part of the plateau