Tom Jacobson
Tom Jacobson
Professor
Departments: Globalization and Development Communication, Media & Communication, Media Studies and Production
Office: 215-204-8980
Annenberg Hall, Room 322

Biography

Tom Jacobson is a professor of communication in Media Studies and Production, and he currently serves as director of the SMC interdepartmental Master of Science in Globalization and Development Communication. His principal research areas address development, political and community change, and public deliberation. He has been associate professor at SUNY-Buffalo, and visiting professor at Northwestern and Cornell universities. Jacobson is past-president of the Participatory Communication Research Section of the International Association of Media and Communication Research (IAMCR). He currently is chair of IAMCR’s Scholarly Review Committee.

Education

Degree

Field

School

Phd

Communication Theory

University of Washington

MA

International Communication

University of Washington

BA

Philosophy of Social Theory

Western Washington University