Cross Cultural Business Communication





Krista Mathis

Teaching Fellow

Master of Communication, Master of Educational Practice, Bachelor of Arts

She has been teaching the Public Speaking and Communication Skills subjects at Bond since 2004. Krista also teaches professional communication workshops in public speaking and academic writing to executive-level Bond MBA students each semester. In addition to traditional classroom teaching, she instructs Japanese MBA students in Business Communication Skills, using virtual classroom technology. Prior to arriving in Australia, she worked in newspaper advertising at the Omaha World-Herald in the United States, creating and proposing advertising campaigns; she also worked for the University of Iowa Foundation, soliciting gifts and pledges from alumni donors. Krista is currently working on her PhD, examining the use of humour, storytelling and virtual presence in online tertiary education..