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  1. Christopher Adams, Adjunct Instructor

    Chris Adams is director of training at the National Press Foundation, a Washington-based nonprofit that runs fellowships for working journalists. He joined the foundation in 2015 after 25 years as an investigative, political and business reporter and… More

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  2. Paul Albergo, Adjunct Associate Professor

    Paul Albergo is an adjunct professor of journalism. He is bureau chief for Bloomberg BNA, a subsidiary of Bloomberg L.P., which provides professionals with a unique combination of news and authoritative analysis, comprehensive research solutions, and… More

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  3. Christopher Albert, Adjunct Instructor

    Christopher Albert is an adjunct professor of Public Communication.

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  4. Kara Andrade, Adjunct Instructor

    Kara Andrade is PhD Doctoral Research Assistant and Adjunct Professor at American University’s School of Communication. She is a researcher, journalist and entrepreneur who focuses on Latin America, media, technology and society. She has more than te… More

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  5. Peggy Archambault, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Peggy Archambault is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. She is the Senior Graphic Design Specialist at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, DC. She is a former art director in the Book Division of The National Geographic Soc… More

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  6. Olaniyi Areke, Adjunct Instructor

    Olaniyi Areke is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. He is the President/CEO of Majestic Pictures LLC, is an Emmy Award winning filmmaker who has experience in all aspects of video and film production. He has written, produced, directed, sho… More

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  7. Andrew Babb, Adjunct Instructor

    Drew Babb is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He is an award-winning advertising creative director and copywriter, with more than 40 years of experience. His worked has earned him Clios, an Addy and an Academy of Motion Picture Art & Sci… More

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  8. Tianyi Bai, Scholar in Residence

  9. William Beaman, Sr Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Bill Beaman is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. Founding Partner of OnPoint Strategies LLC, he has coached business and political leaders in public speaking and trained them for media appearances, written speeches and opinion pieces on t… More

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  10. Harold Beiser, Adjunct Instructor

  11. Laura Bennett, Adjunct Instructor

  12. Rajul Bhaskar, Adjunct Instructor

    Rajul Mistry Bhaskar is a communications consultant and American University professor in the School of Communication. She has more than a decade of public relations experience in consumer, entertainment and corporate communications. As a public relat… More

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  13. Rajul Bhaskar, Adjunct Instructor

  14. Michael Blain, Adjunct Instructor

  15. Michael Bluhm, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  16. Tommy Bobo, Adjunct Instructor

  17. Paul Bove, Adjunct Instructor

    Paul Bove is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He is the Social Media Lead for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, managing FDA’s social media program. Before coming to FDA, he was a government contractor with RMCI, serving as the Soci… More

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  18. Elizabeth Brach, Adjunct Instructor

  19. Jody Brannon, Adjunct Associate Professor

  20. Lisa Bream, Adjunct Assistant Professor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Lisa Bream is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. With a background in documentary filmmaking, Ms. Bream found herself pulled into new forms of visual communication during the Internet boom of the mid nineties. After working as a Multimedia … More

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    (202) 885-2047

  21. Anthony Brenneman, Adjunct Instructor

  22. Katherine Broendel, Adjunct Instructor

  23. Ragnhild Broevig Hanssen, Scholar in Residence

  24. Terence Bryant, Senior Professorial Lecturer

    SOC - School of Communication

    Terry Bryant is a Professorial Lecturer in the AU School of Communication. He spent 14 years teaching broadcasting and media writing classes at the University of Kansas. At KU, he was the general manager of KUJH-TV, the student TV station. He trained… More

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    (202) 885-6932

  25. Mindy Cameron, Adjunct Instructor

  26. Christopher Campbell, Adjunct Instructor

  27. Sandra Cannon-Brown, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Sandy Cannon-Brown has retired from the classroom, but she continues to mentor and hire AU students interested in environmental filmmaking. Now a resident of St. Michaels, MD, she specializes in documentaries that focus on challenges facing the Chesa… More

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  28. Curtis Carey, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Dr. Curtis Carey is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. As a national press officer in Washington, D.C. he has worked on issues ranging from public health to the environment and energy policy, climate change and natural disaster preparednes… More

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  29. Chan Chao, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  30. Matthew Charles, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  31. Yi Chen, Adjunct Instructor

  32. Feng Chen, Visiting Scholar in Residence

  33. Lynette Clemetson, Adjunct Instructor

  34. Nicholas Clooney, Distinguished Journalist in Residence

    SOC - School of Communication

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    (202) 885-2022

  35. Mary Cochran, Adjunct Instructor

  36. Alexander Cohen, Adjunct Instructor

  37. Edda Collins Coleman, Adjunct Instructor

    Edda Collins Coleman is an adjunct professor in American University’s School of Communication, Department of Public Communication. Edda Collins Coleman is Founder and Managing Director of The 316 Group, a boutique start-up firm focusing on political … More

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  38. Caroline Comport, Adjunct Instructor

    Washington Semester

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  39. Lindsey Cook, Adjunct Instructor

    Lindsey is a coder journalist with a passion for creating user-centered experiences, beautiful data visualizations and interactive stories. She works as the data editor at U.S. News & World Report, running the Data Mine blog. Lindsey graduated from t… More

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  40. Sophia Cope, Adjunct Instructor

    Sophia Cope is an adjunct professor of Communication Law. She works full-time as Director of Government Affairs and Legislative Counsel for the Newspaper Association of America where she is responsible for all federal legislative and regulatory issue… More

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  41. Christine Cotter, Adjunct Instructor

  42. William Creed, Adjunct Instructor

    William Creed is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. William attended Duke University, New York University, and American University with degrees focusing in film. Since 1994, he has owned Duet Communications, a company specializing in docume… More

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  43. John Curry, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  44. Nadia Dala, Scholar in Residence

  45. Nancy Daly, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  46. Frances Dauth, Adjunct Instructor

    Fran Dauth began her career at a tiny newspaper in California. After that she worked as a reporter or an editor at the Oakland Tribune, the San Francisco Examiner, the Philadelphia Inquirer and the Star-Ledger of New Jersey. She’s been involved, as a… More

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  47. Jonathan Davenport, Adjunct Instructor

  48. Thomas Davidson, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Tom Davidson has worked for media organizations since age 15, when he wrote a (terrible) high-school sports story for a weekly paper. As a reporter, he covered politics, government and whatever random topics he could scam his way into. As an editor, … More

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  49. Dorian Davis, Adjunct Instructor

  50. Dorian Davis, Adjunct Instructor

  51. William Day, Adjunct Instructor

    Bill Day is currently Executive Director at Frank N. Magid Associates, a consulting firm for businesses.  He has experience as the strategy director of Howell Creative Group, a private, marketing and advertising business.  In addition, he was the Dir… More

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  52. John Dedakis, Lecturer

  53. Aditi Desai, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

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  54. Henry Dillon, Adjunct Instructor

  55. Kenneth Dodelin, Adjunct Instructor

  56. Windsor Edwards, Adjunct Instructor

    Windsor Johnston-Edwards is an adjunct professor of Journalism.

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  57. Ronald Elving, Adjunct Professor

    SOC - School of Communication

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  58. James English, Adjunct Instructor

  59. James English, Adjunct Instructor

  60. Debbie Etchison, Adjunct Instructor

    Debbie Etchison is an adjunct professor of Public Communication.

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  61. Katayoon Etemad-Hollinger, Adjunct Instructor

    Kathy Edemad-Hollinger is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  62. Catherine Eunice, Adjunct Instructor

    Catherine Eunice is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. She is a Creative Director and VFX Supervisor that has worked in video/TV graphics production for over 17 years. She conceptualizes, designs and produces graphics in broadcast design fo… More

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  63. Wendy Feliz-Sefsaf, Adjunct Instructor

    Public Affairs-Wamu

    Wendy Feliz-Sefsar, MA, is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. She is the Communications Director at the American Immigration Council, an education, law and policy group in Washington D.C. She manages a highly-effective communications team … More

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    (202) 885-1259

  64. Mindy Fetterman, Adjunct Instructor

    Mindy Fetterman is an editor, reporter and newsroom manager who made the “leap” between the newsroom and business side to help come up with ways to make money and build new audiences for editorial content. Most recently, she was Managing Editor/Conte… More

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  65. Sharon Fine, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  66. Jeffrey Finn, Adjunct Associate Professor

    SOC

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  67. Jackie Fishman, Adjunct Instructor

  68. Kristin Fitzmorris, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  69. Patrick Flynn, Adjunct Instructor

    Patrick Flynn is an award-winning filmmaker, playwright, and webseries creator based in Washington, D.C. His series I Live With This won Outstanding Series and Outstanding Writing at the 2012 L.A. Webfest. His series Long Distance Relationship took h… More

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  70. Brenda Foster, Adjunct Instructor

    Brenda K. Foster is an Adjunct Instructor in the School of Communication with more than 20 years’ experience directing strategic communications for government, university, foundation and non-profit organizations. She is a Senior Vice President at Van… More

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  71. Olivia Foster, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Olivia Foster is an adjunct professorial lecturer of Film and Media Arts. She has been working in the field of video and film production for the past 18 years. As the Director of Production Management for Discovery Communications, Foster has worked o… More

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  72. Sam Fulwood, Adjunct Instructor

    Sam Fulwood is an adjunct professor of Journalism.

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  73. Julienne Gage, Adjunct Instructor

  74. Emily Gaines, Adjunct Instructor

    Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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    (202) 885-3698

  75. Mara Gassmann, Adjunct Instructor

  76. Patrick Gavin, Adjunct Instructor

    Patrick Gavin has covered politics in Washington for a decade, beginning at the Brookings Institution, then at the Washington Examiner, then at mediabistro.com’s FishbowlDC website and, most recently, at Politico. He is now a documentary filmmaker, h… More

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  77. Sara Gebhardt, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Sara Gebhardt is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She specializes in 20th and 21st cultural history, literature, and journalism. Her academic interests include: media studies and popular culture; race and ethnicity; and the body and disability stu… More

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  78. Abel Gebretsadik, Adjunct Instructor

    Abel Gebretsadik is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. Abel teaches Digital Imaging. He is an installation artist working primarily in digital art and animation as well as sculpture, composed music, and drawn imagery. He grew up in Addis Ab… More

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  79. John Gehring, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  80. Meredith Geisler, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Meredith Geisler is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. She teaches in the undergraduate SOC program. She has been at the forefront of the sports public relations industry for more than 25 years, helping athletes, celebrities, sports author… More

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  81. Otessa Ghadar, Adjunct Instructor

    Otessa Ghadar is the Founder/Director of new media production company 20/20 Productions and the DC Web & Digital Film Fest. As one of the web series medium’s earliest adopters, Otessa is a true forerunner of digital media. Since 2007, she has been pi… More

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  82. Katherine Gibbs, Adjunct Instructor

  83. Teneille Gibson, Adjunct Instructor

  84. Matt Glassman, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Matt Glassman (SOC '92) is an adjunct professor of Journalism. He serves as Assistant News Director for NBC4 News, NBC's owned station in Washington, DC. Matt joined News4 as an Assignment Editor in January 2000.

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  85. Mary Ann Gomez, Adjunct Instructor

  86. Barry Gordemer, Adjunct Instructor

    Barry Gordemer is an adjunct professor of journalism. In his spare time he’s an award-winning senior producer for NPR. He has helped produce coverage of two Persian Gulf wars, a fist full of presidential elections, the Sept. 11 attacks and Hurricane … More

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  87. Corrine Gormont, Adjunct Instructor

  88. Carla Grantham, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Carla Grantham is a veteran professional who owns over 25 years of experience and various certifications in strategic organizational and talent management and integrated communications work involving Executive Office and Legislative Branch officials … More

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  89. JoAnn Grbach, Adjunct Instructor

    JoAnn Grbach is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She is a communication professional with more than 15 years of experience in the news media and public information field. She is currently the Public Information Officer with the City of Rockville, … More

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  90. Gary Griffin, Filmmaker in Residence

    SOC - School of Communication

    Gary Griffin is a Filmmaker in Residence of Film and Media Arts. He is an award-winning producer and cinematographer whose work includes Autism is a World, a documentary co-produced with CNN which tells the story of an autistic woman’s path to commun… More

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  91. Jack Gruber, Adjunct Instructor

  92. Christopher Guizlo, Adjunct Instructor

  93. Christopher Guizlo, Adjunct Instructor

  94. Rose Gutfeld, Adjunct Instructor

    Rose Gutfeld teaches Writing for Mass Communication. She worked for 15 years as a reporter and editor at The Wall Street Journal, where her beats included economics and environmental policy and legislation. Subsequently, she was an assistant managing… More

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  95. Andrea Hackl, Adjunct Instructor

  96. Nicole Haddock, Adjunct Instructor

    Nicole Haddock is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  97. Richard Harrington, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Richard Harrington is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. A certified instructor for Adobe and Apple, Rich is a practiced expert in motion graphic design and digital video. Starting his career out in the world of broadcast journalism, Rich h… More

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  98. Dustin Harrison-Atlas, Adjunct Instructor

    Dustin Harrison-Atlas is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. Dustin began his career with Discovery Communications where he worked in post production and later, development on shows like Planet Earth and Deadliest Catch. In 2007, he left Dis… More

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  99. Keith Harriston, Adjunct Instructor

  100. Joshua Hatch, Adjunct Instructor

    Josh Hatch is an adjunct professor of Journalism. He is the Senior Editor for Data and Interactives at The Chronicle of Higher Education. Before that, he worked at the Sunlight Foundation and was the Interactives Director at USA TODAY. Joshua began h… More

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  101. Darrell Hayes, Adjunct Associate Professor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Darrell Hayes is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He teaches public communication campaign courses for graduate students and theory classes for undergraduates. Until 2011 when he retired from full-time teaching, he served as an assistant… More

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    (202) 885-2667

  102. Gillie Haynes, Adjunct Instructor

    Gillie Haynes is an accomplished communications expert, professor, author and former journalist with experience in print, broadcast journalism and public relations. In addition to her work as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Communications a… More

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  103. Susan Heavey, Adjunct Instructor

  104. Douglas Hecox, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Doug Hecox is an adjunct professor of Journalism. From his work in Congress, the U.S. Departments of Justice, Transportation and the Treasury, and years of writing books, speeches, newspaper columns, magazine articles and press releases, Hecox balanc… More

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  105. Jeffrey Heibein, Adjunct Instructor

    Jeffrey Heibein is an Adjunct Instructor of Film and Media Arts.

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  106. David Helfert, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    David Helfert, MA, is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He has been an SOC adjunct since 2005.  He also teaches courses at Johns Hopkins University and at the George Mason School of Public Policy.Helfert brings many years in the practice … More

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  107. Richard Herstek, Adjunct Instructor

  108. Jamie Higdon, Adjunct Instructor

  109. Jamie Higdon, Adjunct Instructor

  110. Duncan Hill, Adjunct Instructor

    Duncan Madaris Hill is a photographer and filmmaker based in Washington, DC. Originally from High Point, North Carolina, Hill received his MFA in Photographic & Electronic Media from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), and his BA in Film St… More

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  111. Bagus Himawan, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    SOC - School of Communication

    Bagus Himawan is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. From New York’s high fashion runways, to a contributor for editorial magazines such as the Atlantic, Washingtonian, DC Modern Luxury, and other numerous prominent fashion publications acro… More

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    (202) 885-2152

  112. Richard Horowitz, Adjunct Instructor

    Richard Horowitz is an adjunct professor of Journalism. He is presently a writer for Hexagon – Washington’s only original political satirical musical comedy revue, and a commentator for Milwaukee Public Television. He has founded the “Getting Your Wo… More

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  113. Nelson Hsu, Adjunct Instructor

    Nelson Hsu is an adjunct professor of Journalism.

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  114. Robert Hurd, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  115. Amber Husbands, Adjunct Instructor

    Amber Husbands is an adjunct instructor in the Film and Media Arts division of the School of Communication. She teaches Communication Law. She is currently Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs at Discovery Communications, LLC where she negotiates… More

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  116. Davin Hutchins, Adjunct Instructor

  117. Adrena Ifill, Adjunct Instructor

    Adrena Ifill is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. She has over 18 years experience in marketing, public relations and documentary video production. In 2002, she founded DoubleBack Productions, LLC (www.doublebackproductions.com) due in par… More

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  118. Louisa Imperiale, Adjunct Instructor

  119. David Insley, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    David Insley is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  120. Maria Ivancin, Adjunct Associate Professor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Maria Ivancin is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor of Public Communication. Prior to this current position, Ivancin served for ten years as a full-time faculty member of the School of Communication teaching courses in strategic communication, … More

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    (202) 885-2780

  121. Jacquie Jones, Scholar in Residence

  122. Richard Jones, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  123. Brian Judy, Lecturer

  124. Victor Kamber, Adjunct Associate Professor

    Victor Kamber is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He has been associated with American University since 1966--attending the law school and serving as an adjunct professor in the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and presently. Victor is a prodigious wri… More

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  125. Michael Kang, Adjunct Instructor

    Michael Kang is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. He is an independent filmmaker currently in recovery from a three-year stint in Hollywood. His film "The Motel" premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and is currently available on DVD thr… More

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  126. Alexandria Katis, Adjunct Instructor

    Alexandria Katis is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. She holds an MFA in Film & Digital Media and a Masters Certificate in Critical & Creative Thinking. She spent 8 years working as a writer, editor and producer for Discovery Channel and … More

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  127. Thomas Kaufman, Adjunct Instructor

  128. Matthew Kelley, Adjunct Instructor

  129. Bob Kemper, Adjunct Instructor

    Bob Kemper is an adjunct professor of Journalism.

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  130. Thomas Kennedy, Adjunct Instructor

  131. Kathleen Kiely, Adjunct Instructor

  132. Beverly Kirk, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Beverly Kirk is the Director of the iDeas Lab at CSIS – the Center for Strategic and International Studies. She’s also the Founder and CEO of Bevkirk International, a media consulting company providing writing, editing and voiceover/narration service… More

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  133. Helaine Klasky, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  134. Adam Konowe, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Adam Konowe is an adjunct professor of public communication and faculty adviser for student radio station WVAU. He is also vice president of client strategy at TMP Government, where he specializes in business-to-business and business-to-government co… More

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  135. Sharon Kornely, Adjunct Instructor

  136. Andrea Koslow, Adjunct Instructor

    Andrea Koslow is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  137. Andrea Koslow, Adjunct Instructor

  138. Jeffrey Kosseff, Adjunct Instructor

    Jeff Kosseff is an adjunct professor in American University's Master of Media Entrepreneurship program, where he teaches Communications Law. He practices cybersecurity, privacy, and media law at Covington & Burling, and clerked for Judge Milan D. Smi… More

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  139. John Kotcher, Adjunct Instructor

  140. Emma Kouguell, Adjunct Instructor

  141. Emma Kouguell, Adjunct Instructor

  142. Priya Krishna, Adjunct Instructor

    Priya Krishna is an adjunct professor of Journalism.

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  143. Daniel Kubiske, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  144. Anthony LaFauce, Adjunct Instructor

  145. George Lardner, Scholar in Residence

  146. Jill Lawrence, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Jill Lawrence is an award-winning reporter and columnist who has covered every presidential campaign since 1988. She writes commentary for Creators Syndicate and other media organizations, and is a reporter and analyst with the Brookings Institution’… More

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  147. Robert Lehrman, Adjunct Professor

    Bob Lehrman is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He is a novelist, teacher, and speechwriter for dozens of Democratic political figures including Vice President Al Gore. He’s author of the recently released book The Political Speechwriter… More

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  148. Laurence Levin, Adjunct Instructor

    Laurence Levin is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. He teaches one section of Visual Literacy in the School of Communication. He works as a photo editor, photographer, photo agent, and photo researcher. Working as a photo consultant he is … More

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  149. Joanne Levine, Adjunct Instructor

  150. Christopher Lewis, Adjunct Instructor

  151. Lingling Li, Research Scholar in Residence

  152. Louise Lief, Scholar in Residence

  153. David Lightman, Adjunct Associate Professor

  154. Tracey Longo, Adjunct Instructor

  155. Amanda Lucidon, Adjunct Instructor

    Amanda Lucidon is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  156. Lawrence Lynn, Adjunct Instructor

  157. Edwin Mah, Adjunct Instructor

  158. Edwin Mah, Adjunct Instructor

    Edwin Mah is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. He is an MFA candidate in film and electronic media with interests in documentary filmmaking, multimedia, and photography who teaches courses on web design and dynamic websites.

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  159. Jonathan Malis, Adjunct Instructor

    I am an artist, filmmaker, photographer, and professor. My artistic work spans a range of investigations primarily dealing with viewer's relationship with imagery, and how different modes of viewership alter the resulting impact and understanding o… More

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  160. Marisa Marchitelli, Lecturer

  161. Rona Marech, Adjunct Instructor

    Rona Marech is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She is a journalist and educator based in Washington, D.C. A freelance arts and culture writer, she was previously a reporter at the Baltimore Sun and the San Francisco Chronicle. At those newspapers… More

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  162. Ezra Markowitz, Visiting Scholar

  163. Donald Markus, Adjunct Instructor

    Don Markus is an adjunct professor of Journalism. He has been teaching in the SOC for the past seven years. A sportswriter for the Baltimore Sun since 1985, Markus has taught Sports Journalism since 2005, first in a team situation with Dr. Joseph Cam… More

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  164. Kelsey Marsh, Adjunct Instructor

  165. Katye Martens, Adjunct Instructor

    Katye Martens is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  166. Vandana Mathur, Sr Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Vandana Mathur is an adjunct professor of Journalism. An alumni of American University's School of Communications, she has  been a journalist in the Washington, D.C., area for more than 20 years. She started out her career in journalism as an editor … More

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  167. Doe Mayer, Adjunct Associate Professor

  168. Stacy Mayuga, Adjunct Instructor

    Stacy Mayuga is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. She joined American University School of Communication’s adjunct faculty in the spring of 2006 as a lecturer for COMM 310 --- Public Speaking. Mayuga, a seasoned 18-year communication prac… More

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  169. Elizabeth McClancy, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  170. Kathleen McCleary, Adjunct Instructor

    Kathleen McCleary is an adjunct professor of Journalism.

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  171. Mame McCully, Adjunct Instructor

  172. Charles McCutcheon, Adjunct Instructor

    Chuck McCutcheon is a Washington, D.C. writer and editor. He is co-author of the 2012 and 2014 editions of the "Almanac of American Politics" reference book and the author of books on climate change and nuclear waste. He has done editing work for Nat… More

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  173. Jay McDonald, Adjunct Instructor

  174. Mark McDonald, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Mark is the Broadcast Journalist in Residence in the School of Communication, where for seven years he has taught reporting, management and multi-media skills to undergraduates and graduate students. Mark is also the Program Director at WAMU 88.5 whi… More

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  175. Pilar McKay, Adjunct Assistant Professor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Pilar McKay, Ph.D. is a full-time professor of Public Communication. Trained as a social research methodologist, she worked in advertising and public opinion polling prior to teaching at SOC at American University. She has worked in communication res… More

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    (202) 885-6681

  176. Kerry McNamara, Scholar in Residence

  177. Matthew McNevin, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Matthew McNevin is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  178. Saverio Meddis, Adjunct Instructor

    Sam Meddis has taught courses on digital skills and documentary video production in the School of Communication. He is also an adjunct professor at George Mason University, where he teaches history of world cinema in the College of Visual and Perform… More

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  179. Tahmina Mehdi, Adjunct Instructor

  180. Loretta Meier, Adjunct Instructor

    Lorrie Lynch Meier is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She is a news and pop culture writer who recently wrapped up 20-plus years with USA TODAY and USA WEEKEND magazine. A veteran reporter of Hollywood award shows, White House state dinners, roya… More

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  181. Ted Mellnik, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

    704-301-3977

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  182. Carol Memmott, Adjunct Instructor

    Carol Memmott spent more than two decades as a reporter and editor for USA Today. She moved from covering national news to writing about popular culture, books and television. She has interviewed dozens of best-selling writers including J.K. Rowling,… More

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  183. Ashley Messenger, Adjunct Assistant Professor

    Ashley Messenger is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She teaches Legal Aspects of Communication. She is currently in-house counsel for NPR, specializing in issues that affect news gathering and dissemination. She has previously served as Editorial… More

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  184. Michael Mills, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  185. Robert Mitchell, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

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  186. Lymari Morales, Sr Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Lymari Morales is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She is currently the editorial director for Atlantic Media's in-house creative agency, Atlantic Media Strategies. She was previously editorial director and managing editor at Gallup, where she ove… More

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  187. Susan Morrison, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    WSWCP

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  188. Frank Morrison, Adjunct Instructor

    Frank Morrison is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  189. Eleanor Morrison, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Eleanor Morrison is an adjunct professor of Public Communication.

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  190. Frank Morrison, Adjunct Instructor

    Frank Morrison is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  191. Erica Neufeld, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    With more than 16 years in health communications, Erica Neufeld is Vice President of Communications at CureSearch for Children’s Cancer where she is responsible for strategic, multi-faceted communications programs including constituent communications… More

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  192. Thomas Neufeld, Adjunct Instructor

  193. Alexandra Newman, Adjunct Instructor

    Alex Newman is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She is the Creative Lead at Home Front Communications in Washington, DC, and specializes in user interface design and data visualization. She studied print journalism at the University of Nevada, Ren… More

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  194. Susan Norton, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

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  195. Andrew Noyes, Adjunct Instructor

  196. Jeffrey Nussbaum, Adjunct Instructor

    Jeff Nussbaum is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. Nussbaum is a partner in the speechwriting and strategy firm West Wing Writers. He has previously served as a speechwriter for Vice President Joe Biden, Vice President Al Gore, and Senate… More

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  197. Rosemari Ochoa, Adjunct Instructor

  198. Lauren Orsini, Adjunct Instructor

    Lauren Orsini is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She completed graduate study at American University (Journalism and Public Policy).  She is the former marketing director at Anime USA, an editor at Japanator, and is currently a full-time reporter… More

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  199. Elizabeth Osborn, Adjunct Instructor

    Elizabeth is a vice president at Hager Sharp, a health communications and social marketing agency, where she leads public health awareness and behavior change campaigns. Her clients have included the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Offi… More

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  200. Ronne Ostby-Malling, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Ronne Ostby-Malling is an adjunct professor of Public Communication.

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  201. Paul Overberg, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

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  202. Esin Ozdag, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Esin Ozdag is an adjunct professor of Digital Imaging. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication, cum laude, with a minor in Psychology from Virginia Tech in 2006.Ozdag graduated summa cum laude from American University's Master of Arts p… More

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  203. Dara Padwo-Audick, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Dara Padwo-Audick is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. Since earning, her BA from the University of Maryland and her MA from American University, Dara has had over thirty years of experience. As a veteran filmmaker, Dara has worked on prog… More

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  204. Howard Parnell, Adjunct Instructor

    Howard Parnell is an adjunct professor of Journalism.

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  205. John Patrick, Lecturer

    Mary Graydon - 330N

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  206. Annemarie Pender, Adjunct Instructor

    Annemarie Pender is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. She provides communications and public relations support to international automobile companies in Washington DC. Pender has more than 14 years of public policy, automotive marketing an… More

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  207. Andrew Pergam, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - J-Lab

    Andrew Pergam is an adjunct professor of Journalism. He is an award-winning journalist and is now editorial director at J-Lab. A former television reporter and digital newsroom leader, has taken a keen interest in local online news and the future of … More

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    (202) 885-8100

  208. Tony Perriello, Adjunct Instructor

    Tony Perriello is an adjunct professor of communication. He is also a lawyer and a journalist. Since 2006, he has been an editor at Bloomberg BNA, a news organization that covers the law, business, economics, the environment, health care, taxation, l… More

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  209. Grant Perry, Professorial Lecturer

  210. Kristian Perry, Adjunct Instructor

    Kristian Perry is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. He's a writer, video editor and motion graphics artist specializing in educational and documentary media. He's had the great pleasure of creating media for the Smithsonian Institution, … More

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  211. Tatiana Petrone, Adjunct Instructor

    Tatiana Petrone is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  212. Laurie Phillips, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Laurie Ann Phillips is a public relations and corporate communication consultant with more than 20 years of experience driving communications activities for the private and public sector. She has led branding, thought leadership, policy communication… More

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  213. Steve Piacente, Adjunct Associate Professor

    Steve Piacente is an adjunct professor of Journalism and serves as creative director at The Communication Center, a Washington, D.C. firm that specializes in media and presentation training. Previously, he served as deputy communications director at … More

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  214. Angela Pinaglia, Adjunct Instructor

    Angela Pinaglia is a photographer, filmmaker, and co-founder of Constant Movement Cinema, a video production company committed to crafting engaging, high-quality visual products. In addition to teaching at American University, Angela is also the Asso… More

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  215. Laura Pohl, Adjunct Instructor

    Laura Pohl is an adjunct professor of Journalism.

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  216. Charlene Polite, Adjunct Instructor

  217. Jean-Paul Polo, Adjunct Instructor

    Jean-Paul has 10 years of filmmaking and producing experience. Throughout his career he has produced for network television, international theatrical distribution and social media/new media web-based platforms. As Sub-director of the Puerto Rico Film… More

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  218. Elaine Povich, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  219. Bianca Prade, Adjunct Instructor

    Bianca Prade is a Senior Vice President in SKDKnickerbocker’s public affairs and strategic communications practice. Bianca’s work has led to several awards, including PR Newswire's 2013 Earnies Awards and PR News' Social Media Icon Awards for 2013. H… More

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  220. Pamela Prah, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Pamela M. Prah is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She is a veteran Washington, D.C., reporter with more than 20 years reporting experience, including stints at Kiplinger, McGraw-Hill, Congressional Quarterly and The Bureau of National Affairs. Sh… More

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  221. Felicia Pride, Adjunct Instructor

  222. Ann Ramsey, Adjunct Instructor

  223. Julie Rasicot, Adjunct Instructor

  224. Nicholas Ray, Adjunct Instructor

    Nick Ray is an adjunct professor for SOC's Digital Media Skills graduate certificate, specializing in dynamic content and developing for mobile platforms. He believes mastering emerging media communication tools is key to educating students who are d… More

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  225. Rania Razek, Adjunct Instructor

    Rania Razek is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  226. Richard Reeve, Adjunct Instructor

    Richard Reeve is an adjunct professor of Journalism.

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  227. Ding Ren, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Ding Ren is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  228. Quinn Richardson, Adjunct Instructor

    Quinn Richardson is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. He graduated with a BFA in illustration at University of theArts (formerly Philadelphia College of Art & Design). He then landed afreelance position with Discovery Networks as an in-hou… More

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  229. Todd Richman, Adjunct Instructor

  230. Robert Roberts, Adjunct Instructor

    Rob Roberts is the Director of Digital Strategy for the U.S. Department of Energy. Prior to joining Energy, Rob worked in a number of digital roles throughout government, academia and journalism, including positions in the White House Office of Digit… More

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  231. Tanya Roche, Adjunct Instructor

    Tanya Spann Roche is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. After working in post-production at Nickelodeon Studios Florida and running the US Department of Justice Multimedia Section, she is now co-owner of Think Speak Act, LLC, a “green” vide… More

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  232. Lois Romano, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Lois Romano is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She has been a reporter for the Washington Post for twenty-five years during which time she has covered seven presidential races, was a daily columnist, and served as regional correspondent based in … More

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  233. Joy Ross, Adjunct Instructor

  234. Bennett Roth, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  235. Genevieve Rozansky, Adjunct Instructor

  236. Kendra Rubinfeld, Adjunct Instructor

    Kendra Rubinfeld is the Co-Principal and Founder of KRPR, a boutique PR and Marketing firm serving clients such as James Renwick Alliance, DC Shorts Film Festival, DC Public Library, 11th Street Bridge, Dupont Underground and more. She is very excite… More

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  237. Susan Sala, Adjunct Instructor

  238. Maureen Santini, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Maureen Santini is an adjunct professor of Public Communication.

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  239. Tatevik Sargsyan, Adjunct Instructor

  240. Saule Satayeva, Scholar in Residence

    Dr. Saule Satayeva is SOC's visiting Fulbright scholar. Her Fulbright Fellowship is based on archival research related to American travelers who illuminated Kazakh Nomadic culture through their visual and written documents for Recovering and preserva… More

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  241. Jennifer Sauer, Adjunct Instructor

  242. Alison Schafer, Adjunct Associate Professor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Alison Schafer is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She is a strategic communications consultant, media trainer, and producer of visual content for broadcast and the Internet.  Her areas of expertise are international communications and education, … More

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    (202) 885-2066

  243. Michael Schaffer, Adjunct Instructor

  244. Jan Schaffer, Entrepreneur in Residence

    SOC - J-Lab

    As SOC's Entrepreneur in Residence, Jan Schaffer helped to launch the school's MA in Media Entrepreneurship program for working professionals. She teaches MAME's Seminar in Media Entrepreneurship. She is also executive director of J-Lab: The Institut… More

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    (202) 885-8100

  245. Adele Schmidt, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Adele Schmidt is an adjunct professorial lecturer of the Film and Media Arts Division. She is a film & video producer, director and editor who has won numerous awards in both documentary and fiction films, including TIVA-DC's Peer Award, the U.S. Int… More

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  246. Eric Schnure, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Eric Schnure is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. A former speechwriter for Vice President Al Gore, who has been called one of Washington’s “most sought-after political humor writers,” he is a freelance writer and communications consultan… More

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  247. Steven Schupak, Professorial Lecturer

  248. Muhammad Shaikh, Faculty Fellow

  249. Lara Shane, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Lara Shane is an executive and strategist with 20 years of communication and management experience in both the public and private sector. She most recently served as Vice President for Research and Communications at the Partnership for Public Servic… More

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  250. Dongdong Shi, Faculty Fellow

  251. Jube Shiver, Adjunct Instructor

    Jube Shiver, Jr. teaches Writing for Communication. Previously, he was a Los Angeles Times correspondent and covered the federal government and the landmark Microsoft Corp. antitrust trial. During his journalism career, Shiver also worked at USA Toda… More

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  252. Jonathan Sichel, Professorial Lecturer

    As General Manager of Travel Channel Media, Jonathan Sichel oversees all aspects of the company and its integrated travel media businesses, including programming, marketing, operations, strategy, new business development, and finance.  Travel Channel… More

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  253. Alexandra Silverthorne, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Alexandra Silverthorne is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. She uses the camera as a means to understand and explore spatial environments and encounters. As projects evolve, her photographs often move beyond the mat and the frame to become… More

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  254. Cecilia Simon, Adjunct Instructor

    Cecilia Simon is an adjunct professor of Journalism. She has worked for magazines and newspapers for more than 20 years. She is a contributor to The New York Times Education Life section, and a former contributor to The Washington Post Health section… More

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  255. Mark Sincevich, Adjunct Instructor

  256. Sonali Singh, Research Scholar

  257. Kevin Smith, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Kevin is a filmmaker, screenwriter, playwright and college professor. He is a two time semi-finalist for the Sundance Institute Screenwriting Fellowship. A short film he wrote, “A Very Fair Deal” premiered at the LA Shorts Festival in 2011. (It wa… More

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  258. Greg Smith, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    CAS - Performing Arts

    Greg Smith is a professor in AU’s School of Communication. He has also worked at Lucasfilm, NPR and CBS News, and owns a film and music production company Pros from Dover Productions.

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  259. Frank Smyth, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Frank Smyth is an adjunct professor of Journalism. He is a journalist who has specialized in armed conflicts, organized crime and human rights, reporting from nations including El Salvador, Guatemala, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan, Jordan and Iraq. Workin… More

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  260. James Snyder, Adjunct Instructor

  261. Daniel Sonnett, Adjunct Instructor

    Daniel Sonnett is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. He is a web producer, filmmaker, writer, and owner of Sonnett Media Group, LLC, a media production company. Since 2000, he has produced web and videos projects for PBS, public television … More

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  262. Tom Squitieri, Adjunct Instructor

    After 34 years as an awarded-winning journalist, Tom Squitieri joined the wider world of communications and turned his talents into capturing client ideas and crafting them into prose that is smart, creative, unique, seductive and compelling, to say … More

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  263. Sanjay Srivastava, Scholar in Residence

    Dr. Sanjay Srivastava is Professor at Political Science department of Banaras Hindu University. He teaches International Affairs & Organization and his research interests include public diplomacy, conflict resolution and peace and India’s foreign pol… More

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  264. William Stebbins, Adjunct Instructor

    William Stebbins is an adjunct professor of Journalism.

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  265. James Steele, Scholar in Residence

  266. Noah Stern, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Noah Stern is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  267. Junbin Su, Faculty Fellow

    Adjunct Faculty, School of Communication, American University Associate Professor, School of Journalism and Communication, Xiamen University, China Junbin Su holds PhD degree on Science and Technology Studies. He has more than ten years of employment… More

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  268. Matthew Swibel, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  269. Arthur Swift, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    As an adjunct professor at American University, I have taught Writing for Strategic Communications and Public Relations Writing. I am also Managing Editor and Chief of Content at Gallup. Prior to Gallup, I worked for two public relations firms in Was… More

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  270. Dave Taschler, Adjunct Instructor

    Dave Taschler is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. After graduating from the Ringling School of Art and Design in 1987, he started working for CBN and the Family Channel in Virginia Beach in his first broadcast design position. He started … More

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  271. Yoichiro Tateiwa, Research Scholar

  272. Judith Tenney, Adjunct Associate Professor

    Judith Tenney is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. She brings to AU classrooms varied experiences from both her career in the Federal service and her nearly 40 years of teaching in area universities.  She completed her government service … More

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  273. Jes Therkelsen, Adjunct Instructor

    Jes Therkelsen approaches media making as a means to explore and pay closer attention to the world around him. The powerful immediacy and influence of visual media, its artistic potential, and the capacity to elicit emotion often drive his projects. … More

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  274. Jaia Thomas, Adjunct Instructor

  275. Matthew Thompson, Adjunct Instructor

  276. Desson Thomson, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

  277. Jacqueline Titus, Adjunct Instructor

    Jacqueline Titus is an adjunct professor of Public Communication.

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  278. Tara Tobler, Adjunct Instructor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Tara Kocourek is the Manager of Photographic Services at American University School of Communications. A photographer based in Washington DC, she grew up as an expat in Japan, Australia and Thailand, and moved to Washington DC in 1998 to pursue an un… More

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    (202) 885-2094

  279. Robert Tomasko, Director, Social Enterprise Program

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Robert Tomasko directs the Social Enterprise Program and holds a faculty appointment at American University, where he teaches graduate courses in corporate social responsibility, effective activism, leadership, NGO management and social entrepreneurs… More

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    (202) 885-1618

  280. Kathleen Tremmel, Adjunct Instructor

    Kathy Tremmel began her educational journey later in life, getting her AA at Iowa Western Community College in 2003. She was the Public Relations Officer of Phi Theta Kappa and also on the USA Today All-American Academic team. She got a BS in Journa… More

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  281. Judith Tripler, Adjunct Instructor

  282. Judith Tripler, Adjunct Instructor

  283. Michael Turner, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Michael Turner, JD is an adjunct professor of Journalism. He is currently Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs at Discovery Communication, LLC, which he joined in 2005. He negotiates and drafts television and talent agreements for Discovery’s d… More

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  284. Maura Ugarte, Adjunct Instructor

    University Library

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    (202) 885-3472

  285. Marjorie Valbrun, Adjunct Instructor

  286. James Van Nostrand, Lecturer

  287. Donna Walker, Adjunct Instructor

  288. Danna Walker, Adjunct Associate Professor

    SOC - School of Communication

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    (202) 885-2668

  289. Barbara Wall, Adjunct Assistant Professor

    Barbara Wall is Vice President/Senior Associate General Counsel of Gannett Co., Inc., which is located in McLean, Virginia, outside Washington, DC. Wall advises Gannett's newspapers and broadcast stations on a variety of issues, including libel and p… More

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  290. Jinwei Wang, Adjunct Instructor

  291. Xiao Wang, Faculty Fellow

    Xiao Wang is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts.

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  292. Scott Ward, Adjunct Instructor

    Scott Ward is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He has more than 20 years of professional experience in all aspects of communications, including advocacy communications; new media; social marketing; communications training; risk and crisi… More

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  293. Robin Warner, Adjunct Instructor

  294. Terri Weifenbach, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Terri Weifenbach is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. She is a fine art photographer and teacher on the faculty of the Corcoran College of Art + Design and American University—both in Washington, D.C. She has conducted workshops at art cen… More

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  295. John Weiskopf, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    John Weiskopf received an MFA in Film Production from UCLA where he was later on UCLA’s extension faculty. He produced a documentary on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome that aired on National PBS, and a second documentary “Ready Or Not, Here I Come.” It was th… More

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  296. W. Douglas Wendt, Adjunct Instructor

    W. Douglas Wendt is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He teaches Public Communication Management for students in the graduate program. Wendt is the founder and president of Wendt Partners, a strategic brand and communications consultancy … More

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  297. Jason Werden, Adjunct Instructor

  298. Gilles Wheeler, Screenwriter in Residence

    Gilles Wheeler is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. Before selling his first screenplay, he worked for several studio heads and key producers, which gave him a rare insider’s view of the entertainment industry from the executive side. Comb… More

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  299. Frederic Whiting, Adjunct Instructor

    Fred Whiting, APR, is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He is an Adjunct Professor at Johns Hopkins University in Washington, D.C., where he is teaching a graduate-level course in Public Relations Writing. He has also taught at American U… More

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  300. John Whyte, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    John J. Whyte, MD, MPH is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He is currently the Chief Medical Expert and Vice President, Health and Medical Education at Discovery Channel, part of the media conglomerate Discovery Communications. In this r… More

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  301. Kimberley Williams, Adjunct Instructor

    Kimberley Williams is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. An independent Producer, she considers herself to be a “multi-media” artist as she also works with music, photography, graphics and writing.  Prior to receiving her MFA in Film and Me… More

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  302. Jules Witcover, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Jules Witcover is a nationally syndicated columnist for (Chicago) Tribune Media Services. For 24 years, he was an editorial-page columnist for The Baltimore Sun and, before that, a columnist for The Washington Star and a political reporter for The Wa… More

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  303. Debra Witt, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    Debra Witt is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. She teaches Visual Strategies in Public Relations and is a seasoned and passionate design, branding, and communications professional. She is the owner of Witt’s End, a boutique firm serving … More

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  304. Gregory Wolf, Adjunct Instructor

  305. Andrew Wolvin, Adjunct Professor

    Andrew Wolvin, Ph.D., is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He teaches Public Speaking. A professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Maryland, he is a leading expert in listening behavior.  He has authored/co-authore… More

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  306. David Wright, Adjunct Instructor

    David Wright is an adjunct professor of Film and Media Arts. He is the Lead Interactive Designer at NPR where he designs and builds award-winning digital news platforms. Over the past decade, Wright’s work for news agencies has been recognized by org… More

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  307. Mark Wysocki, Adjunct Instructor

  308. Maria Yannopoulis, Professorial Lecturer

  309. Melissa Yeager, Adjunct Instructor

  310. Corinna Zarek, Adjunct Associate Professor

    Corinna Zarek is a part-time adjunct professor of Journalism. She teaches Communication Law for AU. She is an attorney specializing in First Amendment, open government, and technology policy. She joined the adjunct faculty in 2007. Corinna's full-tim… More

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  311. Jing Zeng, Faculty Fellow

  312. Chryssa Zizos, Adjunct Instructor

    Chryssa Zizos is an adjunct professor of Public Communication.

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  313. Brett Zongker, Adjunct Instructor

    Brett Zongker is an adjunct professor at AU and a professional communicator and journalist. Zongker manages media relations, media strategy and editorial planning at the George Washington University. Previously, he served as a staff writer for The As… More

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  314. Cameron Zotter, Adjunct Instructor