Julia H. May is an Assistant Teaching Professor, and the Director of the Professional Masters programs in the Department of Communication. She also serves as Co-Director of senior projects, the capstone course for senior communication students.
Julia’s teaching focuses on public communication, and here especially courses related to public relations and journalism. She enjoys to teach writing courses such as PR writing, journalism and news writing, as well as public speaking and research methods, both quantitative and qualitative in nature.
Julia’s research interests are in political communication, mostly focusing on the discussion of foreign policy events in different parts of the public sphere such as newspaper opinion and online discussion and blogs.