Emphasis: Visual Communication and Media Aesthetics
Professor Emeritus Phil Kipper was chair of the Broadcast & Electronic Communication Arts Department from 1995 to 2006. During that time the department took major steps toward conversion to digital production technology, hired 13 tenure-track faculty members, and formed its first industry advisory board.
Emphasis: Media Management, New Media, and Audience Behavior
Jiyoung Cha, Ph.D. develops and teaches courses on media management/economics, new media systems, research methods, and media entrepreneurship.
Emphasis: Writing and Social Media
Marie Drennan teaches courses in scriptwriting for radio and television, writing for interactive and new media, and analysis of the social impact of new media/social media technologies.