Danielle Stern
Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor of Media Studies
757-594-7131 | danielle.stern@cnu.edu

Areas of Expertise
Media Industries, Social Media (branding, community building, pedagogical uses), Feminism, Queer Studies, Celebrity and Popular Culture.

Education
Ph.D., Philosophy, Mass Communications, Ohio University 2007
Certificate in Women’s Studies, Ohio University 2007
M.S., Mass Communications, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 2003
B.S., Speech Communication, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 2001Summa Cum Laude

Awards, Scholarships, Grants
Top Paper Recognition, National Communication Association 2010
Top Conference Paper Award, Organization for the Study of Communication, Language and Gender 2009
Teaching Assistant Award, International Communication Association 2006
Top Paper Recognition, National Communication Association 2003
John Rider Graduate Student Achievement Award in Mass Communications, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 2003
John and Eva Morgan Award for Excellence in Speech Communication, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 2001

Memberships/Associations 
Central States Communication Association 2006-Present
National Communication Association 2003-Present 

Community Involvement
Destination ImagiNation Virginia, Volunteer Appraiser