Bruce Creed

Bruce Creed

Professor of Communication

English, Communication and Theatre Arts Department

Office: Jesse 201
Office phone: 402-643-7309


Bruce Creed has been at Concordia since 1989. His primary teaching area is rhetoric and public address. Creed is the chair of the English, Communication and Theatre Arts Department, and has served on the general studies faculty as a developer and instructor of the First Year Seminar course.


Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
M.A., Western Kentucky University
B.A., Southwestern State University

Courses taught

Persuasion, Argumentation and Debate, Communication Theory, Rhetorical Theory, Interpersonal Communication, Public Address, Business Communication, Experiences in Human Communication


Creed has participated in several short-term mission events with students doing work for the church. Mission events include building houses for tsunami victims in India, building houses in Juarez, Mexico, teaching English in India, and providing aid to tsunami victims in Indonesia.

Creed and his Concordia colleague Lynn Soloway regularly tour Europe with students, and since 1997 have visited nearly every country in central and western Europe. Creed and Soloway have also taken students to New York City and Washington, D.C., for spring break hours.