Wenjing Xie | School of Journalism | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Mass Communication and Media Arts

Wenjing Xie, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, School of Journalism

Wenjing Xie

Email: wxie@siu.edu

Office: COMM 1228

Dr. Wenjing Xie worked as an editor for China Central Television (CCTV) News Chanel in Beijing, and a reporter and editor for the Economic Daily, also in Beijing.


Ph.D. at University of Maryland, 2009


MCMA 555/JRNL 409 - Social Media Theory & Practice (graduate/undergraduate level, both online and on-ground)

MCMA 532 - Quantitative Research Method (graduate Level)

MCMA 536 - Media Content Analysis (graduate level)

JRNL 405 - Introduction to Mass Communication Research

Course development activity

MCMA 555 -  Social Media Theory & Practice. This new course has been developed as a graduate seminar and offered regularly. Currently it is being revised and developed as an online course for the MS degree in Media Management, Civil Society Organizations Program, to offer a specialization focused on training Media Officers for NGOs, or Civil Society Organizations.