Jan Fernback
Jan Fernback
Associate Professor
Departments: Globalization and Development Communication, Media & Communication, Media Studies and Production
Office: 215-204-3041
Tomlinson Theater, Room 214

Biography

Jan Fernback earned her doctorate from the University of Colorado, and her MA from Temple University. She consults on various web-related projects and has published studies and commentary on cybercommunities and new technology. Her current work examines the impact of information and communication technologies in urban revitalization efforts, the institutional uses of ICTs, issues of privacy and surveillance online and in mobile technologies, and the meaning of virtual communities in contemporary culture.

Education

Degree

Field

School

PhD

Media Studies, Communication

University of Colorado

MA

Media and Communication

Temple University

Courses Taught

Number

Name

Level

MSP 3421

Technology and Culture

Undergraduate

MSP 5011

Introduction to Communication Concepts

Graduate

MSP 9845

MA Colloquium

Graduate

MMC 9004

Teaching Communication

Graduate

Awards

Title

Type of Award

Date

Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching

University

2011

SCT Junior Faculty Award for Distinguished Teaching

College

2004