Andrew M. Abernathy, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor 

311 Paul Miller Journalism Building



Ed.D. in Higher Education, University of Mississippi, 2022
M.A. in Journalism, University of Mississippi, 2010
B.A. in English, University of Mississippi, 2008

Professional Experience

Manager of Marketing & Communications, University of Mississippi

Communications Specialist, University of Mississippi
Associate Editor, PMQ, Inc.
Freelance Writing and Editing

Research Interests

Pedagogical Issues in Mass Communication

Advertising and Public Relations Education

Image Repair Communication

Strategic Communication in Higher Education

Courses Taught
Media Style & Structure
Advanced PR Writing
Long-Form Writing in Strategic Communications
Advertising Media & Markets
Strategic Communications Campaigns