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Senior Lecturer
S320 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-1311 (leave message)
Assistant Professor
N358 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-6345
Associate Professor
N366 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-6346
Professor
S326 Integrative Learning Center
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413 545-2522
Burcu Baykurt
Assistant Professor
N356 Integrative Learning Center
Allison Butler, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer & Director of Undergraduate Advising
Director, Media Literacy Certificate Program
N322 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-4609
Professor & Dean, Commonwealth Honors College
N352 Integrative Learning Center
Professor
N364 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-3742
Associate Professor
Core faculty member in the Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies and Coordinator of the Graduate Certificate in Film Studies. For more details about the Graduate Certificate in Film Studies and the Interdepartmental Program in Film please see www.umass.edu/film.
N328 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-1311 (leave message)
Professor
N336 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-2895
Associate Professor
Chair Language and Social Interaction Division of the International Communication association.
Bio:

(PhD 2009, University of Haifa, Israel; MA in Communication and Journalism, the Hebrew University; MA in Sociology, UCLA; BA from the Open University of Israel) I'm a discourse analyst, studying interactions in the media and in mundane situations, focusing on the intersection of interaction, culture, politics, and the media. Currently, working on projects on Entertainment-Politican Interviews, Speech-Language-Therapy interactions, and civic participation.

N374 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-3682
Martha Fuentes-Bautista, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Director of Engaged Research & Learning
Department of Communication & School of Public Policy
N372 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-3455
Senior Lecturer II
S318 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-1311 (leave message)
Associate Professor
N355 Integrative Learning Center
Honors Associate Professor
Department of Communication Commonwealth Honors College
N370 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-1311
Professor
S328 Integrative Learning Center
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Professor
N320 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-0598
Associate Professor, Global Digital Media
Research Fellow 2020-2021, Shorenstein Center, Harvard Kennedy School
Bio:

Jonathan Corpus Ong (PhD, Cambridge) is Associate Professor of Global Digital Media at the University of Massachusetts - Amherst. In 2020-2022, he is also Research Fellow at Harvard University's Shorenstein Center for the Technology and Social Change Project. He was recently selected as one of 28 Andrew Carnegie Fellowship Awardees (2022-2024). Jonathan has published 2 books and over 25 journal articles in his research areas of global media ethics, digital politics, and the anthropology of humanitarianism. In his recent disinformation studies research, Jonathan uses ethnography to understand the social identities, work arrangementsand moral justificationsof "paid trolls" and political public relations strategists. An engaged researcher, Jonathan has a long record of working closely with humanitarian and human rights organizations. His humanitarian research shaped policy debates about humanitarian accountabilityand localizing aidat the World Humanitarian Summit. Meanwhile his disinformation research influenced campaign finance policy in Philippine electionsand social media platforms' content policy about inter-Asian racist speech.

N354 Integrative Learning Center
Summer 2022: By appointment
Kimberlee Pérez
Assistant Professor
S316 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-1839
Lynn Phillips, Ph.D.
SBS Senior Associate Dean for Education & Student Development, Senior Lecturer II
N336 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-4135
Lecturer
N355 Integrative Learning Center
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Erica Scharrer, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair
S330 Integrative Learning Center
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Associate Professor
Director, Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival (MMFF)
N332 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-2341
Alena Vasilyeva
Associate Professor
N368 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-3532
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Professor
S324 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-1311 (leave message)
Associate Professor
Affiliated Faculty at Computational Social Science Institute
N334 Integrative Learning Center
413 545-3519
Ethan Zuckerman
Associate Professor, School of Public Policy, Department of Communication, & College of Information and Computer Sciences
Twitter: @EthanZ
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