Lancaster University

Critical Methods in Media

Viral Video and Critical Media Production



Florida International University

Audience Analysis, Public Opinion and New Media

Senior Multimedia Project

Digital Theories

Visual Storytelling

Theories of Mass Communication

News Reporting and Writing

Visual Design for a Globalized Media

Multimedia Production

Writing Strategies


University of Iowa

Media History and Culture (teaching assistant)

Interpretations of Literature (co-instructor)

Journalistic Reporting and Writing (instructor)

Journalism Issues (co-instructor)

Specialized Reporting and Writing (instructor)


University of Wisconsin-Richland

Applied Journalism (instructor)





Courses Designed, Florida International University

Digital Theories (DIG 4800), 2012

Writing Fundamentals for Communicators (MMC 3121), 2017


Master’s Thesis Co-Advisor, Florida International University

Maxime Komornik, Global Strategic Communication, 2017

Jennifer Kramer, Global Strategic Communication, 2016

Silvia Sanchez-Celis, Global Strategic Communication, 2016

Alina Rafikova, Global Strategic Communication, 2016

Bianca Morrison, Global Strategic Communication, 2015

Natalie Dinkins, Global Strategic Communication, 2015


Doctoral Committees, Florida International University

Nathan Seeley, Department of History, Spring 2017 – present

Vanessa Leon, Department of Politics & International Relations, Fall 2015 – Spring 2016

Nister Kabir, Media, Film & Communication University of Otago (New Zealand), 2013


Supervised Independent Study, Florida International University

Emily Devine, Master’s Student, Fall 2016

Amy Pokorney, Undergraduate Student, Fall 2016

Jeffrey Pierre, Undergraduate Student, Summer 2016

Jessica Soler, Undergraduate Student, Summer 2016

Sophia De La Vega, Undergraduate Student, Summer 2016

Alina Rafikova, Master’s Student, Fall 2015

Natalie Dinkins, Master’s Student, Spring 2015

Bianca Morrison, Master’s Student, Fall 2014

Moises Fuertes, Undergraduate Student, Spring 2014

Carolina Salinas Luna Pizarro, Master’s Student, Fall 2013


Supervised Research Assistants, Florida International University

Maxime Komornik, Master’s Student, Spring 2017

Emily Devine, Master’s Student, Spring 2016 – Fall 2016

Alina Rafikova, Master’s Student, Fall 2015

Bianca Morrison, Master’s Student, Fall 2013 – Spring 2014

Maria Rosa Collazo, Master’s Student, Fall 2012 – Spring 2013


Undergraduate Research Interns Supervised, Florida International University

Andrew Trabazo, Fall 2015 – Fall 2016

Carolina De La Fuente, Fall 2015 – Fall 2016

Samiyyah Black, Fall 2015 – Fall2016

Sofia De La Vega, Fall 2015 – Summer 2016

Ashley Orozco, Fall 2015 – Spring 2016


Lab Interns Supervised, Florida International University

Wilkye Castro, June 2017 – August 2017

Carina Vo, June 2017 – August 2017

Tatiana Delgado, June 2017 – August 2017

Sudyen Navarrete, June 2017 – August 2017

Kayleen Padron, June 2017 – August 2017

Cindy Castro, January 2017 – August 2017

Rodrigo Miragaya, January 2017 – May 2017

Charity Johnson, January 2017 – May 2017

Stephanie Albrecht, May 2016 – February 2017

Samantha Smith, May 2016 – August 2016