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Eryn Bostwick

Assistant Professor
Communication Studies
MOUS 208

e.bostwick@tcu.edu | 817-257-6683


Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
M.A., University of Oklahoma
B.A., Ohio State University

Courses Taught

COMM 20113 - Interpersonal Communication

Areas of Focus

Interpersonal communication, family communication, conflict, identity, technology and relationships

  • Bostwick, E. N., & Johnson, A. J. (2018). Family secrets: The influences of family communication patterns and parent-child conflict on the likelihood of telling a secret. Communication Reports, 31, 91-102. doi:10.1080/08934215.2017.1380209

  • Johnson, A. J., & Bostwick, E. N., Cionea, I. A. (2019). Talking turkey: Effects of family discussions about the 2016 election over the Thanksgiving holiday. Journal of Family Communication, 19, 63-76.doi:10.1080/15267431.2018.1543688

  • Bostwick, E., N., Liao, D., & Lee, S. (2019). Could I be pregnant? A study of online adolescent pregnancy forums for social support. First Monday, 24, doi:10.5210/fm.v24i9.9950

  • Johnson, A. J., Bostwick, E. N., & Morrissey, B. (2021), Arguing about social distancing and family relationships. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 38, 2863-2885. doi:10.1177/02654075211040798

  • Assistant College Lecturer at Cleveland State University 2017-2022
  • Teaching Assistant at the University of Oklahoma 2012-2017
  • National Communication Association
  • International Communication Association