Doctorate in Communication
Ph.D. students 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.
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Joo-Wha Hong graduated summa cum laude from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, receiving BA with honors in Communication. He...
Olivia Gonzalez is a first year Ph.D. student at USC’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.
Olivia graduated with...
Jeeyun (Sophia) Baik is interested in political communication, participatory popular culture, and new media technology. She is exploring...
Natalie Jonckheere came to USC Annenberg after working for two and a half years in digital advertising sales research at NBCUniversal in...