Merrill College’s Ph.D. graduates find tenure/tenure-track positions and other jobs all over the U.S. and around the world.


Joanna Nurmis ’17: Research Affiliate, Center for Climate Change Communication, George Mason University


Rob Wells ’16: Assistant Professor, Lemke Department of Journalism, University of Arkansas
Tetyana (Tanya) Lokot ’16: Lecturer, School of Communications, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Dublin City University in Ireland
Stine Eckert ’16:   Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, Wayne State University


Michael Koliska ’15: Assistant Professor, School of Communication and Journalism, Auburn University
Robbie Morganfield ’15: Chair, Dept. of Mass Communication, Grambling State University (2017)


Merilee Cox ’14: Adjunct Lecturer, Philip Merrill College of Journalism
Jacqueline Incollingo ’14:
Assistant Professor of Communication, Rider University
Klive Oh ’14: Assistant Professor of Communication, William Paterson University
Elia Powers ’14: Assistant Professor of Journalism and New Media, Towson University
Raymond McCaffrey ’14: Ethics Ctr. Director, Lemke Department of Journalism, University of Arkansas


Jing Guo ’13: Public Opinion Research Group, World Bank, Washington, D.C.
Sergei Golitsinski ’13: Assistant Professor, Department of Communication Studies, Univ. of Northern Iowa
Jessica Roberts ’13: Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, Boise State University
Kevin Swift ’13: Department Chair-Mass Communications, Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC.


Matthew Bates ’11: Assistant Professor of Communications, Trinity Washington University
Eric Easton ’11: Professor of Law, University of Baltimore School of Law
Sonia Pedrosa Pereira ’11:  Associate Professor, Associação Carioca de Ensino Superior in Rio de Janeiro.
Lane Williams ’11 (ABD): Dept. of Communication, BYU-Idaho
Lindsey Wotanis ’11: Associate Professor and Broadcast Journalism Pgm. Director, Marywood University


Ira Chinoy ’10: Associate Professor, Philip Merrill College of Journalism, University of Maryland
Megan Fromm ’10:
Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, Boise State University
Shuling Huang ’10: Assistant Professor, Department of Communication and Technology of the National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan.


Priyanka Matanhelia ’09: Project Manager for the Flamingo Consulting Group in Mumbai, India
Wenjing Xie
’09: Assistant Professor of Journalism, Southern Illinois University in Carbondale


Chunying Cai ’08:
Marlene Cimons ’08:
Adjunct Professor, Philip Merrill College of Journalism, UMD
Ray Gamache
’08: Retired as Assistant professor of Mass Communication, Kings College
John Kirch ’08: Assistant Professor of journalism and new media, Towson University
Paul Mihailidis ’08: Associate Professor, Emerson College
Indira Somani ’08: Assistant Professor, Dept. of Media, Journalism and Film, Howard University


Carlos Agudelo ’07: Universidad de Antioquia in Medellin, Colombia
Natalie Hopkinson ’07:
Assistant professor in the  Department of Communication, Culture and Media Studies, Howard University
Norm Lewis ’07: Associate Professor of Journalism, University of Florida
Tracy Lucht ’07: Assistant Professor, Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, Iowa State University.
Svetlana Markova ’07: Communications Office, The World Bank
Jad Melki ’07: Chairperson, Communication Arts Department, Lebanese American University


Bu Zhong ’06: Journalism Professor, Penn State University


Tamara Henry ’05: Former Adjunct Professor, Philip Merrill College of Journalism
Stacy Spaulding ’05: Associate Professor, Towson University