Mr. Yahya R. Kamalipour, PhD
Professor of Communication
North Carolina A&T State University, United States,
Founding President Global Communication Association,
Founder & Managing Editor Global Media Journals Network,
Editor, Global Communication Book Series Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Prof Kamalipour is a full professor of communications and former chair of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, North Carolina A&T State University. His areas of interest and research include globalization, media impact, international communication, Middle East media, and new communication technologies. Profiled in the Contemporary Authors and Who’s Who in the World, he has published sixteen books, including Global Communication: A Multicultural Perspective, 3rd edition; and Global Discourse in Fractured Times, Digital Transformation in Journalism and News Media (with Mike Friedrichsen). Previously, for 28 years, he served as professor and head of the Department of Communication and Creative Arts, Purdue University Northwest. He is the founder and managing editor of the Global Media Journals network, founder of the Center for Global Studies (Purdue Northwest), and founding president of the Global Communication Association. He has visited sixty-five countries and has been interviewed by major newspapers and broadcast media acroiss teh globe. Kamalipour earned his PhD in communication at the University of Missouri-Columbia.