Graduate Job Placements

Want to know where our graduates go after earning a MA or PhD in Communication? Here are some examples:

MA Graduates

  • Victor Bilgen earned his MA in Marketing Communication at UConn in 2010. After several years as a senior research analyst at Ipsos ASI, he began working for the McChrystal Group in Virginia, where he is now principal analyst.
  • Hongliang Chen earned his MA in Communication at UConn in 2013. He is now pursuing a doctorate in Communication at Texas A&M University.
  • Brianna Diaz earned her MA in Communication at UConn in 2010. She is now associate director of Communications in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at UConn.
  • Elizabeth Golas earned her MA in Communication at UConn in 2014. She is now Senior Research Analyst at Ipsos, a market research company.

PhD Graduates

  • Christpher Clemens earned his PhD in Communication from UConn in 2013. He is assistant professor at San Francisco State University, teaching courses in Television Directing, Electronic Field Production, and Social Aspect of Media.
  • Linda Dam earned her PhD in Communicationa at UConn in 2016. She is now assistant professor at California State University at Dominguez Hills.
  • Joshua Fishlock earned his PhD in Communicationa at UConn in 2016. She is now assistant professor at Arizona State University at Lake Havasu.
  • Hanlong Fu earned his PhD in Communication at UConn in 2012. He is now assistant professor at Salem State University.
  • Kyle Hull earned his PhD in Communication at UConn in 2015. He is now assistant professor at Aquinas College in Michigan.
  • Archana Krishnan earned her PhD in Communication at UConn in 2011. She worked as a post-doctoral research associate at Yale University School of Medicine, then in 2015 joined SUNY Albany as assistant professor.
  • Carolyn Lagoe earned her PhD in Communication at UConn in 2013. She worked for two years as assistant professor at University of New Haven and is now Assistant Professor and Communication Program Director at Nazareth College in Rochester, New York.
  • Sara Picklesimer earned her PhD in Communication at UConn in 2016. She is a post-doctoral teaching associate in Communication Studies at Northeastern University and editorial assistant for the journal Communication Studies.
  • Yerina Ranjit earned her PhD in Communication at UConn in 2016. She is a post-doctoral research associate at Yale University School of Medicine.
  • Melanie Savelli earned her PhD in Communicationa at UConn in 2015. She is now assistant professor of communication at Southern Connecticut State University.
  • Milton Stokes earned his PhD in Communication at UConn in 2012. He is now Director of Global Health and Nutrition Outreach at Monsanto.
  • Yi Wang earned her PhD in Communication at UConn in 2015. She is now assistant professor of communication at University of Louisville.