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Wendy Weinhold

Assistant Professor, Journalism

Jonathan Doe
Contact Wendy Weinhold
843-349-6471 wweinhold@coastal.edu

Brittain Hall 323

Spring 2018 Hours: Tuesday/Thursday 10am-12pm

We tell ourselves stories in order to live.” — Joan Didion

Biography

Dr. Weinhold's work focuses on the changing definition of U.S. journalists in the digital age. Her interests include critical theory and feminist criticism. She is a qualitative researcher, and her articles have been published in Feminist Media Students and Journalism Studies. Her research has been recognized with Top Paper awards from the International Communication Association and the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Dr. Weinhold has more than a decade of experience as a journalist, serving as a reporter for newspapers and public radio stations in Nebraska, Illinois, and South Carolina. She worked as a mentor and writing coach at the Daily Egyptian at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. She and her husband, David Miller, have a daughter, Thea, a son, Samuel, and too many pets.

Education

Ph. D., Southern Illinois University Carbondale
B.A., Hastings College

Interesting Facts

Dr. Weinhold is faculty adviser for Omicron Delta Kappa, Coastal Carolina University’s national leadership honor society.

Teaching Areas

Journalism, Communication Studies, Women and Gender Studies

Research Areas

Journalism, Critical Media Analysis, Women and Gender Studies