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Mass Communication

The Mass Communication, Journalism, Television and Film division offers a wide-range of programs of study including Advertising Communication, Mass Communication, Journalism and Television and Film. Click on the heading above for a complete listing of degrees as well as co-op and internship programs.

The Mass Communications Advisory Council is composed of leading executives from the radio, television, motion picture, advertising and public relations industries. Members provide ongoing advisment and support to the University.

Faculty
Students learn from an outstanding faculty with extensive professional experience. The advertising communication faculty includes an advertising executive with 5 Clios (the highest award in creativity) and 6 Effies (the highest award in marketing), an Emmy-winning television writer/director, a nationally recognized media graphics professional, a noted author, and an editor for The New York Times.

Our journalism faculty members have extensive practical experience.  Many continue to work in journalism as editors and reporters, combining their academic and theoretical knowledge with the real world of journalism. They teach what they do professionally.

Department Contacts

Basilio G. Monteiro, Ph.D
Chair, Division of Mass Communication
Queems Campus
718-990-7339
monteirb@stjohns.edu

John Swan, Jr, M.B.A.
Director, Advertising Communication
Queens Campus
718-990-7399
swanj@stjohns.edu

Michael Rizzo
Director, Journalism Program
Queens Campus
718-990-7390
prenderm@stjohns.edu

Candice Roberts, Ph.D
Director, Mass Communication
Queens Campus
718-990-6137
robertsc@stjohns.edu

Deborah Greh, Ph.D.
Director, Mass Communication Program
Staten Island Campus
718-390-4472
grehd@stjohns.edu

Alla Baeva
Director, Film & Television Program
Queens Campus
718-990-2036
baevaa@stjohns.edu

Sofia Fasos
Director, Public Relations Program
Queens Campus
718-990-1688
fasoss@stjohns.edu

Basilio G. Monteiro, Ph.D
Director, Graduate Program
International Communication
Queems Campus
718-990-7339
monteirb@stjohns.edu