James is a current Master’s Student and Graduate Teaching Assistant
in the Department of
Communications at UC Denver. He is the former Assistant Director of Public
Relations for TeleTech Holding Inc. in Colorado, and Senior Public Relations
Specialist of Walker Sands Communications of Chicago. He was a Navy
Photojournalist in Norfolk, VA and San Diego, CA and is an honorably discharged veteran
of the U.S. conflicts is Kosovo, Afghanistan and Iraq (1998 to 2005).
from the “Rust Belt” city of Canton, Ohio, James’ roots in and around the former
industrial hub of the U.S. have fueled his scholarly pursuits. James’ academic
focus is primarily on understanding the rhetoric around labor and labor movements, and their political and social
repercussions in the U.S. and global markets.