Graduate Program Director

I am currently serving as the Graduate Program Director (GPD). As a GPD, I am responsible for: answering questions from prospective students; overseeing the admissions process, including application review and selection of graduate students; maintaining recruitment and advising documents; overseeing the graduate program assessment process and reporting; advising new graduate students and/or assigning advisors for new graduate students; overseeing the graduate program’s curriculum and making changes where appropriate; ensuring that the program’s curriculum and related experiences are preparing students for the workplace or for future graduate study; and handling any student grievances.

Vice Head of Critical & Cultural Studies Division; AEJMC

At AEJMC, I am currently serving as the Vice-Head for Critical and Cultural Studies Division. In the past, I have held several other positions. I have been the Secretary, Lead Research Chair and Paper Competition Chair, and the Teaching Chair.

Assessment Plan Developer & Coordinator

 I developed a detailed assessment plan for the Department of Mass Communications which was required by the accreditation body ACEJMC and am currently serving as the assessment coordinator.