Division of Professional PracticeUniversity of CincinnatiPROPEL

Division of Professional Practice

Annie Straka

Manager of Academic Internships / Adjunct Assistant Professor



Annie Straka was hired as the second Manager of Academic Internships in the Division of Professional Practice and Experiential Learning (ProPEL) in May 2011.  In her role, she contributes to the coordination and growth of the Academic Internship Program and through course instruction, assists students in their professional development and facilitates student placement in academic internships. Annie‚Äôs interests include course/curriculum development, assessment of student learning as it relates to student identity and career exploration, and organizational/critical communication.


University/College: University of Cincinnati
Major: Communication
Degree: Master of Arts

University/College: University of Kentucky
Major: Communication
Degree: Bachelor of Arts


Exploring Academic Internships
Effective Public Speaking
Introduction to Interpersonal Communication