Jared L. Johnson, Ph.D.

Interim Director
Associate Professor, Mass Communication and Multimedia Journalism
206K Paul Miller Journalism Building


B.A., Broadcast Journalism/Political Science, Weber State University, 1993
M.A., International Affairs - Communication and Development, Ohio University, 1997
Ph.D., International Communication, Georgia State University, 2010


Professional Experience
Radio/TV news/sports reporter
Radio News/Sports Director
Radio/TV sports play-by-play
Video production/editing

Research Interests
New technology and its use/effect on culture
Use of technology by smaller cultures
The business of sports and media
International relations and communication


Professional Organizations

  • Oklahoma BEA and BEA National
  • World Communication Association 

Courses Taught

  • Field Production
  • Sports Reporting Across the Media
  • Sports Media Capstone
  • Mass Communication Ethics
  • International Mass Communication