Communication Faculty

Full-time Faculty

Professor and Learning Communities Coordinator Ed Schwarz

Professor and Department Chair/Coordinator
Ed Schwarz

Mr. Ed Schwarz received his B.A. and M.A. from California State University, Los Angeles. After teaching in Japan for six years and Los Angeles for 20 years, he moved to the Midwest and began teaching at Prairie State College in 1995.

Contact Info

Office: 2620
Phone: (708) 709-3772

Associate Professor and Communication Coordinator Elighie Wilson

Interim Dean, Liberal Arts
Elighie Wilson

Mr. Elighie Wilson taught previously at Illinois State University and Millinkin University, and he works closely with all members of the Speech Team.

Contact Info

Office: 2180
Phone: (708) 709-7767

Assistant Professor Dave Naze


Interim Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs/
Associate Professor
Dave Naze

Dr. Dave Naze received his A.A. from Rock Valley College where he was a Speech Team member and captain. He earned his B.A. and M.A. degrees at Northern Illinois University, and his Ph.D. from Indiana University.

Contact Info

Office: 2186
Phone: (708) 709-3595