Faculty


Strategic Communication & Journalism Faculty
William J. Brown, Ph.D., Chair

William J. Brown, Ph.D.
Department Chair
Research Fellow
Professor
757-352-4216
willbro@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Entertainment-Education
  • Health Communication
  • Media and Social Influence
Benson P. Fraser, Ph.D.

Benson P. Fraser, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
757-352-4227
bensfra@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Qualitative Research
  • Communication and Theology
  • Media and Celebrity Influence
John D. Keeler, Ph.D.

John D. Keeler, Ph.D.
Professor
757-352-4248
johnkee@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Organizational Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Media and Culture
Mitch Land, Ph.D.

F. Mitchell Land, Ph.D.
Dean
Professor
757-352-4200
mland@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Media Ethics
  • International Communication
  • Development Communication
Stephen D. Perry, Ph.D.

Stephen D. Perry, Ph.D.
Associate Dean
Professor
757-352-4203
sperry@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Broadcast history
  • Media Effects on Public Opinion
  • News and Warning Dissemination
  • Academic Publishing
Adjunct Faculty
Bruce Swaffield

Terilyn J. Goins, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
tgoins@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Gender communication
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Communication ethics
  • Nonverbal communication
  • Communication theory
  • Communication research
Michael Graves

Michael Graves, Ph.D
Adjunct Professor
micgrav@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Rhetorical Criticism
  • Quaker Impromptu Preaching
Bruce Swaffield

David Hurtado, Ph.D
Adjunct Professor
davihur@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Strategic transmedia storytelling
  • Transformational media / entertainment-education / Media and social change
  • Audience engagement
  • Media management
  • Television and New Media production
Stan Jeter

Stan Jeter
Adjunct Professor
sjeter@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • TV News production, field and studio
  • TV news administration
  • Documentary production
  • News writing
  • International media production, strategies and alliances
Bruce Swaffield

Edward Johnson, Ph.D
Adjunct Professor
eajohnson@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Advertising
  • Retail Marketing
Bruce Swaffield

Delceno Miles
Adjunct Professor
delcmil@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Public Relations
  • Special Events
  • Multicultural Marketing
  • Community Outreach
  • Media Relations
Bruce Swaffield

Macayla M. Nicolaison
Adjunct Professor
macanic@regent.edu

 
Markus Pfeiffer

Markus Pfeiffer, D.Min.
Adjunct Professor
markpfe@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Internet Technologies
  • Mobile Applications
  • Journalism and Digital Media (Strategic Communication)
  • Influence of Social Media Networks on Popular Culture, Business, Education and Churches/Ministries
Jason Rodriguez

Jason Rodriguez, MFA
Adjunct Professor
jasorod@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Post-production workflows
  • Software Development
  • Game Development
  • Computer Graphics
Michael Ray Smith, Ph.D.

Michael Ray Smith, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
drsmith@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Christianity and the press
  • Handwritten newspapers
  • Journalism history
Bruce Swaffield

Bruce Swaffield, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
brucswa@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • News and Feature Writing
  • Literary Criticism
  • Global Media
Sarah Turney

Sarah Turney
Adjunct Professor
saracro@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Writing/Editing
  • Online Content Production
  • Social Media
  • Photography
James Ward

James Ward
Adjunct Professor
jamewar@regent.edu

Field(s) of Expertise:
  • Leadership
  • Innovation and creativity in teams
  • Cultures impact on teams and organizations
  • Organizational change