Texas Tech University

Corey Ann Clem, Ph.D.

Corey Clem

Instructor, Director - Business Communication

Education: Ph.D., Texas Tech University 
Area of Expertise: Business Communication 

Phone:  806.834.1348
Office Hours: By Appointment
Room Number: 139J

Email: corey.clem@ttu.edu


Corey Ann Clem joined the Texas Tech Rawls College of Business faculty in 2016. Dr. Clem is a Business Communication instructor and Director of the Georgie Snyder Center for Business Communication at the Rawls College of Business. Corey earned her B.S. in Agricultural Communication from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma. She then earned her M.S. in Agricultural Communication and Ph.D. in Agricultural Communication and Education from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. 

While working on her M.S. and Ph.D., Corey served as a graduate assistant, teaching classes in agricultural communications.  She has taught ACOM 2302: Scientific Communications in Agriculture and Natural Resources and ACOM 2305: Digital Communications in Agriculture. She has also taught ENGL 2311: Technical Writing.

When not teaching, Corey enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter on their cotton farm. 


Clem, C., Leonard, R., Akers, C., Fraze, S., & Burris, S. (2015). Western Region Student Teachers’ Perceptions of Rural and Urban Agriscience Programs. Journal of Southern Agricultural Education Research. 65. 

Clem, C., Doerfert, D., Akers, C., Burris, S., & Brigham, K.(2014). Expected as a Minimum or No Longer Needed: Examining Which Employment-ready Competencies May No Longer be Needed in Agricultural Communications Programs.  Proceedings of the 2014 Western AAAE Research Conference, Kona, HI (September 2014). 

Clem, C., Doerfert, D., Akers, C., Burris, S., & Brigham, K.(2014). Knowledge, Skills, and Competencies Needed for Agricultural Communications Graduates: A Delphi Study.  Proceedings of the 2014 AAAE National Research Conference, Salt Lake City, UT (May 2014). 

Dunn, K., Akers, C., Duysen, C., Meyers, C., & Chambers, T. (2013). Usability testing and evaluation of Texas Tech sorghum research initiative website. Journal of Applied Communication. 97 (1), 25-37.

Bobbitt, R., Akers, C., Peters, K. Brashears, T. Dudley, L. Duysen, C. (2012). The Relationship between University Involvement and Satisfaction Level of Community College Transfer Students in Agriculture and Natural Resources. Research Proceedings of the National American Association for Agricultural Education, Natural Resources, and Life and Human Sciences, Asheville, NC (May 2012).

Duysen, C. (2012). Book Review: Success Secrets of the Social Media Superstars. Journal of Applied Communication. 96 (2), 14-16.

Awards and Honors

Outstanding Dissertation – Association for Communication Excellence – 2014 “Knowledge, Skills, and Competencies Needed for Agricultural Communications Graduates: A Delphi Study”

TEACH Fellowship, Teaching Learning & Professional Development Center – August 2011 through May 2012 

Outstanding Thesis Proposal – Association for Communications Excellence - 2011


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