I am a media and cultural analyst with special interests in global and new media, intercultural representation and conflict.
I am a psychologist intrigued by the transformative power of personal narratives in public discourse and in the lives of individuals.
I am an advertising, marketing and communications executive with 25 years of professional experience.
I am a journalist with more than 20 years experience, including 16 years as a staff writer at the Los Angeles Times.
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I am a constitutional law scholar and social scientist interested in First Amendment issues and effects of sexual and violent media.
I am a producer in the television industry with over 15 years of experience in the non-scripted and documentary TV genres.
I have been a lecturer with the Department of Communication Studies since 2009. I received my B.A. in Communication Studies and Political Science from UCLA in 2005 and my J.D. from UCLA School of Law in 2008.
I am a Communication Studies scholar who uses the tools of rhetoric and critical theory to study questions that relate to ideology, propaganda and institutional power.
I am an attorney specializing in labor and employment and a scholar whose main academic focus is on the ideological nature of propaganda, the corporate structure of the American media, and how propaganda is disseminated to control the media environment.
I'm a journalist and author -- 30 years in the newspaper business as a reporter, editor, columnist and bureau chief -- now launching a new magazine for UCLA and teaching courses in ethics, writing and California public policy.
I am a full-time teaching faculty member with expertise in research methodology, social networking, and learning through tv, film, and new media.
I am an international lawyer and am active in civic and cultural affairs, with an interest and expertise in how people communicate in order to achieve personal and community goals.
I study mass media effects, media and culture, and new communications technologies.