School of International Service
Additional Positions at AU
- Director, Global Public Media Research Project
Dr. Shalini Venturelli is Associate Professor of International Communication and International Relations, in the School of International Service, American University, Washington, DC. Professor Venturelli is Director of the Global Public Media Research Project, and the Global Knowledge Society Project. Her research examines the cross-cultural use of digital social media and digital citizen media in the advancement of cultural and political transformation worldwide. In addition to the Global Public Media Project, Professor Venturelli also directs an international cross-cultural Global Knowledge Society Project that examines global innovation across cultural and national borders. She is the author of many publications on the Information Society and the Global Knowledge Society.
PhD, University of Colorado at Boulder;
MA, University of Chicago; BS, Illinois State University