Doctorate in Communication

USC Annenberg offers an interdisciplinary Ph.D. program in humanistic and behavioral approaches to communication.

Doctorate in Communication

Ph.D. candidates at USC Annenberg are at the scholarly forefront of the communication revolution. Graduates are prepared for careers in academia as well as in other endeavors that benefit from research skills and expansive knowledge of communications processes, institutions and impact on society.

Our graduates excel as university instructors, conducting original research and scholarship that advances knowledge in the field and contributes to the success of public and private sector enterprises ranging from media and entertainment industries to governmental and non-governmental organizations.

Meet Some of Our Doctoral Candidates

 

Rhea Vichot graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Comparative Media Studies in 2004. She attended New...

Rhea Vichot

 

David is a Doctoral Candidate who received his B.A. in Communication Studies from UCLA and his Master's in Mind Brain and...

David Jeong

Briana Ellerbe, a New Jersey native and children's media enthusiast, received her master's from the Harvard Graduate School of Education...

Briana Ellerbe

 

Cat, a Michigan native, completed her BA in International Relations at Michigan State University. She then went on to receive...

Cat Duffy

Theo Mazumdar's research interests lie at the intersection of international communication, political communication and media studies,...

Biswagit (Theo) Mazumdar