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Electronic Media Communications Graduate Faculty

The University bestows the designation "Graduate Faculty" upon faculty following review of their credentials and recommendation by their colleagues.

Only members of the MTSU Graduate Faculty are eligible to teach 5000/6000/7000 level graduate courses (including dual-listed UG/GR courses) or to serve on thesis or dissertation committees. Graduate faculty members in doctoral degree granting programs who wish to chair a dissertation committee must be endorsed for such service by their program and approved by the graduate dean.



KENNETH PAULSON, Dean, College of Mass Communication

ZENAIDA PANOL, Associate Dean, College of Mass Communication


MARC J. BARR, MFA, Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2018]

CLARE BRATTEN, PhD, Associate Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2019]

ROBERT GORDON, MBA, Assistant Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2019]

CHRISTOPHER R. HARRIS, MA, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2017]

ROGER W. HEINRICH, PhD, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2019]

ROBERT K. KALWINSKY, PhD, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2018]

ROBERT J. PONDILLO, PhD, Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2016]

JAN P. QUARLES, PhD, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2018]

JENNIFER WOODARD, Associate Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2019]

GUANPING ZHENG, PhD, Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2016]