Meet the CDS Faculty
Emily Deering Crosby. Assistant Professor. Rhetorical criticism; digital studies; popular culture and critical theory; rhetorical strategy; visual rhetoric.
Adria Goldman. Assistant Professor. Media Representations (influences/effects), Race and Gender Studies, Black Women’s Studies, Organizational Communication, Publicity and Public Relations.
Elizabeth Johnson-Young. Assistant Professor. Health communication; health and media; media effects; public relations and campaigns; social science research methods.
Jesse Stommel. Senior Lecturer. Digital studies and higher education pedagogy.
Zach Whalen. Associate Professor and Director of the Minor Program in Digital Studies. New media studies; digital textual studies; comics/graphic narrative; narratology.
Affiliated and Part-Time Faculty in CDS
Rosemary Arneson. University Librarian. Adjunct Instructor of digital studies.
Cartland Berge. Interim Director, Digital Knowledge Center. Adjunct Instructor of digital studies.
Danielle Hartman. Adjunct Instructor of communication.
Blair Miller. Adjunct Instructor of journalism.
Timothy M. O’Donnell. Professor of Communication and UMW Associate Provost for Academic Engagement and Student Success. Public argument; debate; rhetoric of science; rhetorical theory and criticism.
Lance Schmeidler. Adjunct Instructor of communication.
Lisa Withers. Adjunct Instructor of communication.