Dr. Dane Claussen of Point Park University sends along a release announcing his appointment as the next editor of Journalism & Mass Communication Educator.
Claussen will take full responsiblity for the journal in the spring, and the first issue officially under his editorship will be next summer. Claussen succeeds Penn State's Dr. Jeremy Cohen as editor.
From the release:
Dr. Claussen is the author or editor of four interdisciplinary, scholarly books and currently is writing three other books. He has written scores of journal articles, national con-ference papers, book chapters, scholarly book reviews, and encyclopedia entries. In addition to Journalism & Mass Communication Educator, Dr. Claussen a member of the edi-torial boards of four other scholarly journals: Mass Communication & Society; Newspaper Research Journal; Journalism History; and Journal of Media and Religion. He also reviews manuscripts for numerous other scholarly journals, including Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly; American Journalism; Media History Monographs; Journal of Communication Inquiry; Journal of Media Economics; Religious Research Review; Men and Masculinities; and Journal of Men’s Studies. ...
Prior to entering the academy, Dr. Claussen was editor and publisher of daily, weekly, biweekly, and monthly newspapers in Washington state, Oregon, and Wisconsin. He also held newspaper management positions in Missouri, and edited an international industry newsletter based in suburban Philadelphia.