Faculty and Staff Directory


School of Journalism and Strategic Communication - Leadership

Johnny Sparks

Johnny Sparks

Director of School of Journalism and Strategic Communication and Associate Professor of Journalism
AJ 300C

Curriculum Vitae

765-285-8278

Dan Waechter

Dan Waechter

Assistant Dean of CCIM Curriculum, Associate Chairperson, and Senior Lecturer of Journalism
AJ 300E

765-285-8221


Journalism - News Concentration Faculty

Robin Blom

Robin Blom

Associate Professor of Journalism
AJ 285A

765-285-8737

Adam Kuban

Adam Kuban

Associate Professor of Journalism
AJ 385

765-285-8276

Natalee Seely

Natalee Seely

Assistant Professor of Journalism
AJ 389

765-285-3525

Dan Waechter

Dan Waechter

Assistant Dean of CCIM Curriculum, Associate Chairperson, and Senior Lecturer of Journalism
AJ 300E

765-285-8221


Journalism - Graphics Concentration Faculty

Leo Caldwell

Leo Caldwell

Assistant Lecturer of Media Design
AJ 395

765-285-2288

Brian Hayes

Brian Hayes

Senior Lecturer of Journalism
AJ 300F

765-285-3502


Journalism - Magazine Media Concentration Faculty

Kate Elliott

Kate Elliott

Lecturer of Journalism
AJ 381

765-285-6993


Journalism - Photojournalism Concentration Faculty

Martin Smith-Rodden

Martin Smith-Rodden

Assistant Professor of Journalism
AJ 354

765-285-8223

Gabriel Tait

Gabriel Tait

Associate Professor of Journalism and Distinguished Faculty Fellow for the Office of Inclusive Excellence
AJ 334

765-285-8222


Journalism Education Faculty

Brian Hayes

Brian Hayes

Senior Lecturer of Journalism
AJ 300F

765-285-3502


Strategic Communication - Advertising and Public Relations Faculty

Johnny Sparks

Johnny Sparks

Director of School of Journalism and Strategic Communication and Associate Professor of Journalism
AJ 300C

Curriculum Vitae

765-285-8278

Sungwon Chung

Sungwon Chung

Assistant Professor of Journalism
AJ 397

765-285-4320

Curtis Matthews

Curtis Matthews

Assistant Professor of Journalism (Advertising)
AJ 391

765-285-8210

Nicole Hendricks

Nicole Hendricks

Lecturer of Journalism
AJ 387

765-285-8901

YoungAh Lee

YoungAh Lee

Associate Professor of Journalism
AJ 330

765-285-9105

Michelle O

Michelle O'Malley

Associate Lecturer of Journalism
AJ 336

765-285-8215

Grace Park

Grace Park

Assistant Professor of Journalism - Public Relations
AJ 342

765-285-8213

Steve Williams

Steve Williams

Assistant Lecturer of Strategic Communication and Design
AJ 356

765-285-8206


Emerging Media Design and Development (EMDD) Faculty

Jennifer Palilonis

Jennifer Palilonis

George and Frances Ball Distinguished Professor of Multi-Media Journalism
AJ 390D

765-285-8216

Alex Lukens

Alex Lukens

Lecturer of Emerging Media Design and Development
AJ 393

765-285-7417

Kevin Moloney

Kevin Moloney

Assistant Professor of Emerging Design and Development
AJ 390B

765-285-8692


Staff

Mary Ann Kratochvil

Mary Ann Kratochvil

PT Unified Media Business Coordinator
AJ 246

765-285-8134

Betsy Meyer

Betsy Meyer

Unified Media Creative Director
AJ 244

765-285-1200

Lisa Renze-Rhodes

Lisa Renze-Rhodes

Manager of Unified Media
AJ 278E

765-285-8218

Arlene Shirk

Arlene Shirk

Administrative Coordinator
AJ 300D

765-285-8203


Retired Faculty

Robert Gustafson

Robert Gustafson

Associate Professor Emeritus

Michael Hanley

Michael Hanley

Associate Professor Emeritus

Bob Heintzelman

Bob Heintzelman

Assistant Professor Emeritus

David Knott

David Knott

Associate Professor Emeritus

Tendayi Kumbula

Tendayi Kumbula

Assistant Professor Emeritus

Pam Leidig-Farmer

Pam Leidig-Farmer

Retired Instructor

Alfredo Marin-Carle

Alfredo Marin-Carle

Associate Professor Emeritus

Mark Masse

Mark Masse

Professor of Journalism Emeritus

Beverley Pitts

Beverley Pitts

Provost and Vice President Emerita for Academic Affairs

Mark Popovich

Mark Popovich

Professor Emeritus

Dick Shoemaker

Dick Shoemaker

Retired Instructor

David E. Sumner

David E. Sumner

Professor Emeritus

Sheryl Swingley

Sheryl Swingley

Instructor Emeritus

Thomas Price

Thomas Price

Assistant Professor Emeritus

Marilyn Weaver

Marilyn Weaver

Professor Emerita