Judy BullerJudy Buller, Ph.D.

Program Director and Professor, Communications


  • Ph.D., Journalism. University of Texas, Austin.
  • MA, Mass Communication. University of South Florida.
  • BA, English. University of California, Los Angeles.

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Communication
  • Oral Communication
  • Communication Internship
  • Media Rights and Responsibilities
  • Senior Seminar

Research and Interests

  • Media Ethics
  • Media Literacy


  • Top paper award, Civic Journalism Division, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, National Convention, 2006
  • Poynter Fellowship: Attended master’s program on a fellowship based on professional and academic credentials sponsored by the Poynter Institute for Media Studies
  • Ethics Seminar participant, Poynter Institute for Media Studies, 1995

Professional Affiliations

  • Society of Professional Journalists
  • Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Kappa Tao Alpha


  • “The Next Generation 60 Years Later: How Civic Journalism is the Offspring of the Hutchins Commission of 1947.” Media Ethics, Spring 2007.