W. Timothy Coombs


W. Timothy Coombs (PhD from Purdue University in Public Affairs and Issues Management) is a full professor in Department of Communication at Texas A&M University and an honorary professor in the Department of Business Communication at Aarhus University. His primary areas of research are crisis communication and CSR. He is the current editor for Corporation Communication: An International Journal. His research has appeared in Management Communication Quarterly, Public Relations Review, Corporate Reputation Review, Journal of Public Relations Research, Journal of Communication Management, Business Horizons and the Journal of Business Communication.