Kristin Moran, PhD, Promoted to Professor
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Congratulations to Kristin Moran, who has recently been promoted to Professor. Currently serving as Chair of the department, Dr. Moran has provided service across the university, including as founder and advisor to Lambda Pi Eta, member of the Senate and various other university committees, and she currently is Vice Chair of the Faculty Assembly. Beyond her extensive service, Dr. Moran is an expert in media studies, focusing her research on Latina/o audiences in the U.S. Dr. Moran published a book in 2011 that explored the experiences Latino families have with media and she continues her work looking at Latino-themed television in contemporary society. Dr. Moran teaches a wealth of courses in the Department as well, many of which capitalize on her research expertise, including International Media and Children & Media. USD is lucky to have such a well-rounded scholar in our midst!