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The Journalism Department welcomes Dr. Ah-Ram Lee, who will join the faculty in September as an Assistant Professor in Strategic Communications. Lee recieved her Ph.D. from the University of Florida, with research that focused on the role of digital media and technology in promoting public engagement in social issue campaigns, as well as the public relations practices of nonprofit organizations.

Interested in joining the Journalism Department? We're searching for an assistant professor who can expertly bridge the worlds of journalism practice and journalism studies. Review of applications is set to begin on October 1, 2019.

Online course registration is open for the Fall 2019 semester. Students can enroll in fully online sections of Journalism Law, News Literacy, Writing for PR or Interviewing Essentials.  

"We draw on proud journalistic traditions so our students can tell the stories of our community bravely, ethically and creatively."

Brian McDermott, Department Chair

Read the Monday Memo to keep up weekly with UMass Journalism.

Tours of the Journalism Department are offered Monday through Thursday. To request a tour, fill out this form.

Journalism Department
S414 Integrative Learning Center
650 North Pleasant Street
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003