Dr. Osei-Hwere joined the Department of Communication at West Texas A & M University in July 2008 as an Assistant Professor. She received tenure and was promoted to and Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in 2014. She received a Ph.D. in Mass Communication from the Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. She has being teaching All kinds of Communication courses for more than ten years. Her research interests include international communication, communication development and social change.