John D. Keeler, Ph.D.

John D. Keeler, Ph.D.

Phone: 757-352-4248

Dr. John D. Keeler is a professor in the Department of Strategic Communication & Journalism at Regent University specializing in organizational communication and leadership, media, church and culture, history of communication, public relations, and advertising.

Dr. Keeler has served as a consultant to numerous organizations, including media, churches and other Christian organizations. At Regent, he teaches a variety of courses on media effects, new communication technologies, organizational communication, marketing, advertising, public relations, journalism and communication history. His academic research and publications have reflected these areas of study.

Academic Philosophy

To help students and others discover all they are and can be in Christ as they cultivate and apply their talents in fulfilling the special purposes He has for them.


Ph.D. University of Texas, 1976
M.A. University of Texas, 1973
B.J. University of Texas, 1972
B.A. Allegheny College, 1967

Fields of Expertise

  • Organizational Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Media and Culture