Senior Lecturer, Co-Director of Speech & Debate

Justin Morgan Parmett is excited to be back as a part of the Speech and Debate program at UVM. Justin is a former LDU debater and assistant coach, having been the top speaker and champion of the East Region Championship Tournament, has coached multiple novice and JV national Champions and has a real love for the LDU and its uniqueness throughout the debate universe. Justin received his Master’s Degree in Communication and coached debate at the University of South Carolina. He has also coached high school debate for the Minnesota Urban Debate League. He recently comes back to UVM after coaching debate and teaching at Western Washington University. Prior to that Justin was teaching at the University of Minnesota where he coordinated the public speaking program. When not at work, Justin enjoys biking, snowboarding, hiking and basically enjoying time outside with the family.

Courses taught this semester:
Effective Speaking
SPCH 011 Z3 (CRN: 61882)

Communicating Masculinities
SPCH 095 B (CRN: 96264)

Justin Morgan-Parmett Department of Speech

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

speech; debate; campaign rhetoric


  • BA, University of Vermont, 1999
  • MA, Communication, University of South Carolina, 2002


Office Location:

A402 Old Mill Annex

Office Hours:

By appointment