B.A. in Communication Studies – Northern Illinois University
M.A. in Media Communications – Governors State University
Ed.D. in Instructional Technology – Northern Illinois University
Phillip Powell joined the Valpo Communication department in 1994. He holds a B.A. and M.A. in communication and a doctorate in education (instructional technology). His industry experience includes work as a television producer/director in both news and production, and he has worked as a videographer in many capacities (news, sports, and production). His research interest includes the diffusion of new media innovations and its impact on broadcast and journalism practices.