Professor, Chair for Mass Communication and Global Media and Communication Studies
Ph.D. Syracuse University Newhouse School
Office: Carlson Hall, room 232
Phone: (203) 576-4157
Fax: (203) 576-4967
Dr. Yanmin Yu earned her Ph.D. from the Newhouse School of Public Communications, Syracuse University. She is a recipient of the Fulbright-Hays Fellowship to Senegal (2009), Australia (2005), and Egypt and Israel (2000).
Also a recipient of the Freeman Fellowship for Japan Studies (2007), Philip S. Weld Fellow of the American Press Institute (2007) and Rolan D. Melton Fellow of the American Press International (2001), recipient of the Distinguished Professor of the Year Award at University of Bridgeport (2003-2004), and served as the President of the Association of Chinese Professor of Social Sciences in the United States (2001-2003).
She has contributed articles, book chapters, and a book in various publications. Dr. Yu teaches Media Law, International Journalism, Intercultural Communication, and Communication Theory among others.