John DiMarco, Jr.

Professor
John DiMarco, Ph.D. is a Professor of Communication at St. John's University in New York City and a nonfiction writer. Dr. DiMarco has published numerous articles and chapters as well as five books. Recent works include: Communications Writing and Design​; published by Wiley Blackwell in 2017, Career Power Skills; published by Pearson in 2013, and Digital Design for Print and Web; published by Wiley in 2010. His past books include Web portfolio Design and Applications (2006) and Computer Graphics and Multimedia (2004) both published by IGI. He has contributed to and been quoted in media outlets including USA Today, MONEY Magazine, Newsday, Fox Business, Learning Solutions Magazine, Training and Development Magazine, Business News Daily, and The New York Daily News on stories involving communication, public relations, visual design, and career skills. His research interests include visual design, creativity, digital media, persuasion, new product development, and instructional design. John DiMarco is a certified Adobe Education Trainer and the founder of PortfolioVillage.com, an educational technology website serving students and faculty worldwide.

Teaching Interests

Mass communication, Digital media design, Advertising design and production, Public relations and persuasion Career skills and Portfolio development

Research Interests

Persuasion, Image Repair theory, Bloom’s digital taxonomy and knowledge organization, Instructional design and creative learning, Design Thinking / Design methods

Courses Taught

ADV
3200
ADVERTISING PRODUCTION
ADV
4600
ADVERTISING PORTFOLIO
ADV
4601
SEMINAR IN ADV COMM
CAS
1101
INTRO TO MASS COMMUNICATIONS
CAS
1223
INTRODUCTION TO ANIMATION
CAS
1224
ANIMATION II
CAS
1283
ANIMATION I
CAS
1284
3-D ANIMATION
CAS
1290
FUNDAMENTALS OF MEDIA GRAPHICS
CAS
1298
ADVERTISING PRODUCTION
CAS
1299
ADVERTISING ART DIRECTION PORT
CAS
1361
PUBLIC RELATIONS WRITING
CAS
1462
INTRO TO PUBLIC RELATIONS
COM
2290
FUND OF MEDIA GRAPHICS
COM
2401
NEW MEDIA
COM
2403
MANAGEMENT IN COMM
COM
2600
SEMINAR IN COMM RESEARCH
COM
3284
3-D ANIMATION
COM
3292
PUBLICATIONS GRAPHICS
COM
7076
THE ART & SCIENCE OF BOOK PUBL
DMD
1001
PRIN OF DIGITAL MEDIA DESIGN
DMD
2100
DIGITAL PUBLISH & PRINT DESIGN
DMD
3100
INTERACTIVE MULTI MEDIA DESIGN
DNY
1000C
CORE: DISCOVER NEW YORK
HON
1101
INTRO TO MASS COMMUNICATION
ICM
832
DESIGN PRINT/ WEB GLOBAL MEDIA
MCC
1000
INTRO TO MASS COMMUNICATION
MCC
1100
MULTIMEDIA COMMUNICATION
PRL
2100
PRINCIPLES OF PUBLIC RELATIONS
PRL
2301
PUBLIC RELATIONS WRITNG
PRL
3400
PUBLIC RELATIONS STRATEGIES
PRL
3420
CORPORATE VIDEO DESIGN & PROD
PRL
4601
PUBLIC RELATIONS PORTFOLIO SEM