Global Media Research Center's New Interim Director Named

Southern Illinois University



Needham Chosen for Global Media Research Center Position

May 02, 2014

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The College of Mass Communication and Media Arts faculty member Associate Professor Jay Needham has been named as the next Interim Director of The Global Media Research Center.  The Global Media Research Center is a branch of CMCMA and focuses on global media communication studies and arts.  Jay assumes the title following Professor Eileen Meehan's two-year appointment as Interim Director.  Regarding Eileen's departure, Interim Dean Dafna Lemish noted, "Eileen... invested a lot of work in an effort to integrate the GMRC activities with the graduate programs and to open it up more to contributions from the creative arts. We thank her for her commitment and hard work!"

Please view the Global  Media Research Center page.

Please read about Associate Professor Needham.