Our faculty members are distinguished and expert practitioners in public relations and corporate communication. They hold executive positions at preeminent, global public relations firms and leading corporations, and are responsible for crisis and issue management, corporate branding, media relations, event promotion, professional development, business-to-business communication, and corporate reputation management. They bring to the classroom first-hand experience in writing speeches, bylined articles, opinion pieces, newsletters, white papers, press kits, brochures, and direct mail pieces. Also well-versed in ever-evolving digital technologies and objectives, strategies and tactics, many serve as public relations advisors who counsel corporations, security firms, government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and PR agencies.
Faculty members teach not only what they do, but also what they plan to do. Sharing their insider’s viewpoints, they build your critical thinking skills and help you to cultivate your decision-making processes. You learn from the best in the business, how to develop innovative solutions to complex, contemporary problems. Your professors also deliver rigorous academic course content that include case studies, special assignments, and industry-specific projects, all having professional relevance and practical applications. As business leaders, they provide a management perspective, in addition to an in-depth look at day-to-day client and communication challenges.