Media development, growth, trends within context of political, social, and economic change.
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Dr. Jim Landers graduated with a Ph.D. in mass communications from the University of Wisconsin. He also has an M.S. in journalism from Iowa State University and a B.A. in mass communications-journalism from Southern Illinois University.
Dr. Landers was an editor and reporter with the Des Moines Register & Tribune, the Milwaukee Journal, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, and two community daily newspapers. In addition, he served as editor/co-publisher of a city magazine in St. Louis.
Specialty areas for Dr. Landers include journalism history, computer-assisted reporting, specialty reporting, and communications law.