Jacob Turner

Academic Title

Associate Professor, Communication

  • College Radio
  • Film
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Media Content Analysis
  • Sports Communication
  • Visual Communication

Through my research, I focus on the nexus between communication and culture. I am especially interested in using social-scientific methods to understand how communication technologies (like televisions, computers and smart phones) mediate enculturat

  • Ph.D. Communication Bowling Green State University
  • M.A. Communication University of Delaware
  • B.A. Communication Virginia Tech

  • Communication and Religion
  • Emergent Media Use
  • Media Processes and Effects
  • Popular Music
  • Race and Gender in Media

Tollison, A. T., and Turner, J. S. (2017). “Cooperating Across Classrooms: Cooperative-Experiential Learning Through Design and Implementation of Health Campaign Messages.” Pedagogy in Health Promotion.

Turner, J. S. (2015). “The Semiotic

  • Honors Convocation Faculty Speaker, Merrimack College, 2015.