Journalism Faculty

Melinda Robins

Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director (1996)

B.A. University of Bridgeport
M.A. University of Wisconsin, Madison
Ph.D. University of Georgia

Melinda Robins

Dr. Robins has extensive international media experience.

She has served as a media consultant for the Jamaican government, has been a Fulbright Scholar in Uganda and India, and has conducted workshops in Senegal, Tanzania, Tonga, Uganda, the West Bank, and Zimbabwe. Her research interests include media globalization, media in developing countries, issues of representation, and gender.


Office: Walker 605

Phone: 8814


Paul Niwa, associate professor and interim journalism chair, discusses Emerson's journalism program.