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Kimberly Meltzer

Title

Assistant Professor

Department

Communication, Culture, and Technology (CCT)
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Location

Office hours

Spring 2014: by appointment

Bio

Kimberly Meltzer is a former journalist, having worked for news programs at CNN and NBC, and at The Philadelphia Inquirer, Discovery Communications, and Gazette Newspapers. Her areas of research and teaching include journalism studies, political communication, journalism technology, and television studies. She has experience working on large-scale communication and public policy grants, and presents and publishes her work regularly at national and international conferences, and in scholarly journals.

Professor Meltzer is available for comment on the following topics: television news anchors, historical trends in news, journalistic practices, journalism and politics, TV trends, news coverage of elections and candidate endorsements.


Education

  • Ph.D., Communication (2007) University of Pennsylvania, The Annenberg School for Communication
  • M.A., Communication (2003) University of Pennsylvania, The Annenberg School for Communication
  • B.A. (1999) Emory University, Philosophy; French