Graduate Studies Faculty


Dr. Jung Hwa Choi: Assistant Professor, B.A. and M.A. Michigan State University; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin. Research interests: Advertising/Consumer Psychology, Consumer Brand Relationship, Digital Marketing & Communication.

Dr. Delaware Arif (Graduate Coordinator): Associate Professor, B.A. University of Dhaka; M.A. University of Dhaka; M.A. Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Ph.D. Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Research interests: social media, diaspora, international communication.

Dr. Patrica Mark: Associate Professor, B.A. and M.B.A., University of South Alabama; Diplome D’etudes Superieures Commercials, Administrative et Financieres, Pau, France; Ph.D. University of Southern Mississippi. Research interests: advertising, public relations and integrated marketing communication.

Dr. Steve Rockwell: Associate Professor, B.A., University of South Alabama; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Alabama. Research interests: new technology and broadcasting.

Dr. Pavica Sheldon: Professor, B.A., University of Zagreb; M.A., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University. Research interests: media psychology and uses and gratifications.

Dr. April DuPree Taylor: Assistant Professor, B.A. and M.A., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., University of South Alabama. Research interests: communication apprehension and public speaking anxiety.