PhD Community Recent Placements

See where our recent graduates have found placements after earning their Ph.D. in Communication from USC Annenberg:

 

Jeeyun Baik, PhD (2021)
Postdoctoral Scholar
UC Berkeley, Center for Long-term Cybersecurity

TJ Billard, PhD (2020)
Assistant Professor
Northwestern University

Matthew Bui, PhD (2020)
Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Michigan, School of Information

Courtney Cox, PhD (2019)
Assistant Professor
University of Oregon

Ignacio Cruz, PhD (2021)
Mancosh Postdoctoral Fellow
Northwestern University

Ming Curran, PhD (2020)
Assistant Professor
Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Stefanie Demetriades, PhD (2020)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Northwestern University, Institute for Global Health 

MC Forelle, PhD (2019)
Presidential Postdoctoral Fellow
Cornell University

Traci Gillig, PhD (2019)
Assistant Professor
Washington State University

Brooklyne Gipson, PhD (2020)
ACLS/Drive Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Hyun Tae Calvin Kim, PhD (2020)
Market Intelligence
Hanwha Life

Yiqi Li, PhD (2021)
Assistant Professor
Syracuse University, School of Information Studies

Rachel Moran, PhD (2020)
Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Washington, Center for an Informed Public

Deborah Neffa Creech, PhD (2020)
Senior Research Associate
Sentient Research

Ruqin Ren, PhD (2020)
Assistant Professor
Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Sonia Shaikh, PhD (2020)
George Gerbner Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Pennsylvania

Emily Sidnam-Mauch, PhD (2020)
Project Manager/Research Scientist
Clemson University, Humans and Technology Laboratory (HATLab), School of Computing

Jingyi Sun, PhD (2021)
Assistant Professor
Stevens Institute of Technology

Yao Sophie Sun, PhD (2020)
Assistant Professor
University of South Florida

Rhea Vichot, PhD (2019)
Assistant Professor
University of Wisconsin, Whitewater

Yu Xu, PhD (2019)
Assistant Professor
Northwestern University

Yusi Aveva Xu, PhD (2021)
An Wang Fellow
Harvard University, Fairbank Center

Zhiming Larry Xu, PhD (2020)
Assistant Professor
Marquette University

Sulafa Zidani, PhD (2021)
Assistant Professor
MIT, Comparative Media Studies