Global media, media and the environment, ethnographic method, documentary media, and Latin American media and cultural theory
Patrick D. Murphy (Ph.D., Ohio University) is Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Temple University Rome and Professor in the Department of Media Studies and Production in the Klein College of Media and Communication at Temple University. He is the former Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies (2013-2022) and Chair of the Department of Media Studies and Production (2009-2013) in Klein College, and former Chair of the Department of Mass Communications at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Murphy has served as a visiting professor in the School of Communication and Humanities, Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Querétaro, Mexico. Additionally, he was a Fulbright-Garcia Robles fellow in Mexico, served as a delegate for the Latin America team of the American Documentary Showcase series, and taught as a visiting professor for the University of Virginia’s Semester at Sea program.