Dan Waechter

Dan Waechter

Assistant Dean of CCIM Curriculum, Associate Chairperson, and Senior Lecturer of Journalism

Phone:765-285-8221

Room:AJ 300E


About Dan Waechter

 

Dan Waechter is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Journalism and is primary faculty advisor and Associate Chair. He also is Assistant Dean for Curriculum in the College of Communication, Information, and Media. Professor Waechter has coordinated internships, departmental technology and graduate programs. He serves on many department, college and university committees, and is chair of the university’s undergraduate education committee and the college curriculum committee.

 

Experience

 

  • Ball State University, Department of Journalism, Senior Lecturer, 2018-present
  • Ball State University, Department of Journalism, Interim Department Chair, 2015-2016
  • Ball State University, Department of Journalism, Interim Department Chair, 2011-2013
  • Ball State University, Assistant Professor and Assistant Chair, 1996-2015
  • Ball State University, Instructor, 1988-1996

Education

 

  • B.S., journalism, Ball State University
  • M.A., public relations, Ball State University

Honors and Awards

 

  • President’s Award, Ball State University Journalism Alumni Society Board of Directors, 2019
  • Professionalism Award, College of Communication, Information, and Media, Ball State University, 2018
  • Special Service Award, College of Communication, Information, and Media, Ball State University, 2016
  • Dr. Louis Ingelhart Friend of the High School Press, Indiana High School Press Association, 2009
  • Outstanding Administrative Service Award, Ball State University, 2009
  • President’s Award, Indiana High School Press Association, 2005
  • Dean’s Faculty Award, College of Communication, Information, and Media, Ball State University, 2001