Michaela Meyer | Curriculum Vita
Associate Professor
Communications Studies
757-594-7495 | mmeyer@cnu.edu

Areas of Expertise
Identity, Sexuality, Emerging Adulthood, Popular Culture, Television & Film, Interviewing, Gender.

Education
Doctor of Philosophy, Communication (2004), Ohio University, Athens, OH
Certificate in Women’s Studies (2004), Ohio University, Athens, OH
Master of Science, Journalism (2001), Ohio University, Athens, OH
Bachelor of Philosophy, International Studies (1999), Magna Cum Laude, Miami University, Oxford, OH
Certificate in Japanese Language (1998), Kansai-Gaidai University, Osaka, Japan

Awards, Scholarships, Grants
Chapter of the Year Award for Lambda Pi Eta (2010)
Alumni Society Award for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring (2009)
Christopher Newport University Professor of the Year [nominee] (2007)
Christopher Newport University Professor of the Year [nominee] (2006)
Top Paper Award (2011), awarded by the Sexual Orientation and Gender Studies Division of the Central States Communication Association
Outstanding Conference Paper Award for 2008 (2009) awarded by the Organization for the Study of Communication Language and Gender
College of Social Sciences Development Grant (2011)
College of Social Sciences Development Grant (2010)
Faculty Senate Grant (2010)
College of Social Sciences Development Grant (2010)
Faculty Senate Grant (2009)
Faculty Senate Grant (2007)
Dean’s Office Grant (2007)
Dean’s Office Grant (2007)

Memberships/Associations
National Communication Association (2000-present)
Central States Communication Association (2003-present)
National Communication Association (2000-Present)
Organization for the Study of Communication, Language and Gender (2002-Present)