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Edward Timke Scholar In Residence International Service, School

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PhD, Communication, University of Michigan

MA, International and Intercultural Communication, University of Denver

BA, International Relations and French, Michigan State University

Ed Timke (PhD, University of Michigan) is Adjunct Professorial Lecturer for the School of International Service and Visiting Scholar in the Department of History at American University. He is also Associate Editor of the academic journal Advertising & Society Quarterly. Timke’s specialties include international and intercultural communication, global media and advertising, and qualitative research methods. His work focuses on the role of media and advertising in shaping how different cultures understand and imagine each other. Timke has received numerous awards and nominations recognizing his excellence in teaching and mentoring, including an Outstanding SIS Teaching in an Adjunct Faculty Position award in 2020.
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Spring 2022

  • SIS-730 Skills Inst in Int'l Affairs: Visualizing Diversity in IR

  • SIS-750 Res/Prof Meth in Int'l Affairs: Qual Methods & Methodology

  • SISG-761 Intercultural Communication

Summer 2022

  • SISG-761 Intercultural Communication

  • SISU-102 Natl Studnt Ldrshp Conf Topics: Intercultural Communication

Fall 2022

  • SIS-730 Skills Inst in Int'l Affairs: Interviews and Focus Groups