(Ph.D., The University of Oklahoma)
Associate Professor of Mass Communication
Dr. Matthews teaches Writing for Mass Media, Writing for Public Relations and Advertising, Principles of Public Relations, Public Relations and Advertising Campaigns, and Media Design. Research interests include meaning making, creativity and loss, the relationship of meaning making and critical thinking, and sense making in public relations/communication campaign development.
DUTIES IN DEPARTMENT
Graduate Program Coordinator for Communication, and Coordinator for the undergraduate program in Mass Communication.
Articles have appeared in the Journal of the Philosophy and History of Education.
She serves as a Faculty Senator representing the College of Arts and Sciences and also serves as Secretary for the University Faculty Senate.
DEPARTMENT FULL-TIME FACULTY
Marsha Matthews | Michael Eidenmuller | Charles Walts | Vanessa Joyner
Mary Kidd | David Weinstock | Justin Velten | Kevin Dilley
Department of Communication
3900 University Blvd.
Tyler, Texas 75799