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Faculty

joel beeson      

Joel William Beeson

Professor

Teaches visual journalism courses

304-293-6757
bob britten      

Bob Britten

Teaching Associate Professor

Teaches visual communication and news design | Curriculum Vitae

304-293-8710
Tyler Channell

Lecturer, Multimedia Specialist

Teaches video editing and visual journalism

304-293-2250
dana coester

Dana Coester

Associate Professor

Teaches advertising campaigns | Curriculum Vitae

304-293-6790
Heather Cole      

Heather Cole

Teaching Assistant Professor

Teaches Interactive Design for Media

304-293-6765
rita colistra      

Rita Colistra

Associate Professor

Teaches beginning and advanced public relations courses

304-293-6793
Emily Corio      

Emily Hughes Corio

Teaching Associate Professor

Teaches television and multimedia reporting courses

304-293-7007
gina dahlia

Gina Martino Dahlia

Teaching Professor, Journalism Program Chair

Teaches beginning and advanced television journalism courses

304-293-5739
Jasper Fessmann       

Jasper Fessmann

Visiting Assistant Professor

Teaches strategic communications classes

304-293-6568
julia fraustino

Julia Daisy Fraustino

Assistant Professor

Teaches strategic communications classes

304-293-7005
Jennifer Harker       

Jennifer Harker

Assistant Professor

Teaches public relations courses

304-293-3505
Jim Iovino      

Jim Iovino

Ogden Newspapers Visiting Assistant Professor of Media Innovation

Leading the NewStart Newspaper Ownership Initiative

304-293-3078
sammy lee      

Sang (Sammy) Lee

Associate Professor, Research and International Curriculum Director

Teaches advertising campaigns, direct marketing and IMC measurements

304-293-6053
Ashton Marra      

Ashton Marra

Assistant Professor

Teaches a variety of journalism courses, including written and visual media with an emphasis in social media video production.

304-293-3505
Diana Martinelli      

Diana Knott Martinelli

Dean, Associate Professor, Widmeyer Professor in Public Relations

Curriculum Vitae

304-293-6561
marykay mcfarland      

Mary Kay McFarland

Teaching Assistant Professor, West Virginia Uncovered project coordinator

Teaches multimedia journalism

304-293-6779
cathy mezera      

Catherine Mezera

Teaching Assistant Professor

Teaches advertising copywriting and principles of advertising

304-293-5727
jeffrey moser

Jeffrey Moser

Teaching Assistant Professor

Teaches interactive media design

304-293-6765
elizabeth oppe      

Elizabeth Oppe

Teaching Associate Professor

Teaches courses in public relations | Curriculum Vitae

304-293-6773
geah pressgrove      

Geah Pressgrove

Associate Professor, Advertising and Public Relations Program Chair

Teaches courses in strategic communications

304-293-8868
lois raimondo      

Lois Raimondo

Associate Professor, Shott Chair of Journalism

304-293-8708
david smith      

David Smith

Teaching Assistant Professor

Teaches visual journalism and new media

304-293-6774
john temple      

John Temple

Professor

Teaches reporting and writing courses | Curriculum Vitae

304-293-6116
steve urbanski      

Steve Urbanski

Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies

Teaches ethics, design, and mass media and society courses

304-293-6797