Faculty Recognition

Our distinguished faculty are award-winning scholars and leaders in the fields of communication, journalism, public relations and public diplomacy. Below you can find our award-winning faculty of the 2020-2021 school year. 

2020-21 Faculty Recognition

Miki Turner

Assistant Professor of Professional Practice of Journalism

Winner of a 2021 USC Mentoring Award for her work with undergraduate students.

Amara Aguilar

Associate Professor of Professional Practice

Winner of a 2021 USC Mentoring Award for her work with undergraduate students.

Peter Monge

Professor Emeritus of Communication

Received the Fellows Book Award from the International Communication Association, awarded each year to recognize distinguished scholarly contributions to the broad field of communication, for his book Theories of Communication Networks.

Allissa Richardson

Assistant Professor of Journalism and Communication

Received the Frank Luther Mott/Kappa Tau Alpha Research Award for Bearing Witness While Black: African Americans, Smartphones & the New Protest #Journalism.