Faculty & Staff

Lisa Aarli

Position title: Graduate Advisor

Email: aarli@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-4858

Kathleen Bartzen Culver

Position title: Associate Professor; James E. Burgess Chair in Journalism Ethics; Director, Center for Journalism Ethics

Email: kbculver@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-575-4082

Kelsey Brannan

Position title: WSUM Director of Radio

Email: gm@wsum.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-9542

Rowan Calyx

Position title: Administrative Support

Email: calyx@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-4898

Chris Cascio

Position title: Assistant Professor

Email: chris.n.cascio@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-571-4415

Katheryn Christy

Position title: Assistant Professor

Email: krchristy@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-3066

Justin Doherty

Position title: Lecturer; Senior Associate Athletic Director for External Communications, UW Athletics

Email: jmd@athletics.wisc.edu

Greg Downey

Position title: Evjue-Bascom Professor

Email: gdowney@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-695-4310

Krista Eastman

Position title: Administrator, Center for Journalism Ethics

Email: krista.eastman@wisc.edu

Stacy Forster

Position title: Teaching Faculty III

Email: forster2@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-3069

Pam Garcia-Rivera

Position title: Media, Information and Communication Career Advisor

Email: pgarciariver@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-890-1046

Lucas Graves

Position title: Associate Professor

Email: lucas.graves@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-3399

Laura Gutknecht

Position title: Broadcast and IT Engineer, WSUM Radio

Email: tech@wsum.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-890-2436

Jenni Hart

Position title: Department Administrator

Email: jlhart@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-4080

Matt Hermann

Position title: Teaching Faculty III

Email: mrhermann@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-2756

Nathan Kalmoe

Position title: Executive Administrative Director, Center for Communication and Civic Renewal

Email: npkalmoe@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-7842

Hyun Suk Kim

Position title: Visiting Scholar

Email: hkim2235@wisc.edu

Young Mie Kim

Position title: Professor

Email: ymkim5@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-3074

Sandra Kubat

Position title: Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Email: sandra.kubat@wisc.edu

5136 Vilas Hall

Pete Long

Position title: Teaching Faculty III

Email: plong@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-9823

Rob Master

Position title: Adjunct Instructor; Vice President of Media & Marketing, Unilever

Email: master2@wisc.edu

Kathryn McGarr

Position title: Assistant Professor

Email: kmcgarr@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-265-0408

Office: Vilas 5146

Douglas McLeod

Position title: Evjue Centennial Professor

Email: dmmcleod@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-556-5413

Lindsay Palmer

Position title: Associate Professor

Email: lindsay.palmer@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-709-6593

Debra Pierce

Position title: Distinguished Teaching Faculty III

Email: dlpierce@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-3416

Kara Rheingans

Position title: Communications Manager

Email: krheingans@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-265-4507

Karyn Riddle

Position title: Robert Taylor Professor of Strategic Communication

Email: kriddle@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-7836

Susan Robinson

Position title: Helen Firstbrook Franklin Professor of Journalism

Email: robinson4@wisc.edu

Hernando Rojas

Position title: Director, School of Journalism and Mass Communication; Helen Firstbrook Franklin Professor of Journalism

Email: hrojas@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-334-5823

Adam Schrager

Position title: Lecturer; Social Impact Storyteller at the American Family Insurance Institute for Corporate and Social Impact

Email: schrager2@wisc.edu

Dhavan Shah

Position title: Maier-Bascom Professor; Director of the MCRC

Email: dshah@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-0388

Angelina Stone

Position title: University Services Associate

Email: angelina.stone@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-3690

Michael Wagner

Position title: Professor; Director of Graduate Studies

Email: mwagner8@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-3392

Natalie Yahr

Position title: Lecturer; Business and Economy Reporter, The Capital Times

Email: nyahr@wisc.edu

Sijia Yang

Position title: Assistant Professor

Email: syang84@wisc.edu