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Central Washington University
400 E University Way MS 7438
Ellensburg, WA 98926-7438


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Joshua Nelson-Ichido, PhD

Joshua Nelson-IchidoDr. Nelson-Ichido's research specializations are in intercultural and interpersonal communication, and instructs courses on these and other topics as well. Additionally, he has worked as a professional communication consultant in the accounting field, and has a passion for the application of communication research in real-world contexts. Dr. Nelson-Ichido is also a graduate of both CWU’s Communication Studies program and Japanese Foreign Language program, and lived and worked in Japan for two years following his graduation. After his time in Japan, Dr. Nelson-Ichido attended San Diego State University for his MA and completed his PhD at Michigan State University.

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