Carnegie Mellon University

Beth Walter

Beth Walter

Assistant Teaching Professor of Business Communications

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  • TEP - Tepper Building - Room 4135
  • 412-268-4770
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


  • Duquesne University - Ph D (Communication and Rhetorical Studies) - 2014
  • Duquesne University - MA (Philosophy) - 2004
  • Carlow University - BA (English Literature and Philosophy) - 1996


  • In Good Company: Corporate Social Responsibility and the Communicative Response

    (author(s):  Beth Walter)
    Public Relations Inquiry, forthcoming

  • Correlation in Bakhtin’s Architectonic of the Act: The Ethical-Aesthetic Dimension of Rhetoric

    (author(s):  Beth Walter)
    Atlantic Journal of Communication 19(4), 2011

Working Papers

  • Proximity and Distance in the Kingdom of Ends: Grounding a Kantian Communication Ethic

    (author(s):  Beth Walter)

Awards and Honors

  • Duquesne University, Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies - Wilhelm Wurzer Award for Outstanding Scholarship by a Graduate Student (2011)
  • National Communication Assoc., Communication Ethics - Top Paper Award (2010)
  • National Communication Assoc., Semiotics - Top Student Paper Award (2009)
  • Carlow University - Elizabeth Tiernan Award for Outstanding Scholarship (1996)
  • Duquesne University - Graduate Student Award for Excellence in Teaching (2003)
    Carlow University - Joseph G. Smith Award for Outstanding Service (1996)

Beth Walter, Ph.D.,  is also the faculty lead for all Carnegie Mellon University Tepper School of Business Executive Education's Communication Programs.