Dr. Zeny Sarabia-Panol

Interim Associate Dean
Tel: 615/904-8239
Office: COMM 271A
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Zeny Sarabia-Panol, professor and interim associate dean, teaches PR campaigns, PR Communication and Principles of PR. Her graduate courses include Seminar in Applied Research (MC 6600) and Mass Media & Public Opinion (MC 6320). She is also the past head of the International Communication Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC). Dr. Sarabia-Panol holds degrees from Silliman University (magna cum laude), University of the Philippines and Oklahoma State University. Her research interests include international public relations, advertising, ethics, new media technology, academic quality rankings, and ethnic media. Dr. Sarabia-Panol's research has been published in the Public Relations Review, Journalism Studies, Disability Studies Quarterly, Southwestern Mass Communication Journal, and Media Asia. She has authored a number of book chapters and presented research at the AEJMC, Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Academy, International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) and the American Academy of Advertising (AAA).