Eric Pierson, PhD, to Compete on His Third TV Game Show

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Associate Professor of Communication Studies Eric Pierson, PhD, received an intriguing email one afternoon. A new television game show was seeking contestants with a specific job title—college professor. He decided to respond.

"I took the request for college professors to be tongue-in-cheek," Pierson said. "I think as academics we can sometimes take ourselves too seriously, but I seldom pass up an opportunity to laugh at myself."

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