Kathleen Hall Jamieson

Kathleen Hall Jamieson
Elizabeth Ware Packard Professor of Communication, Annenberg School for Communication
Walter and Leonore Annenberg Director, Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania

Kathleen Hall Jamieson is the Elizabeth Ware Packard Professor of Communication at the Annenberg School for Communication and Walter and Leonore Annenberg Director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Jamieson is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the American Philosophical Society, the American Academy of Political and Social Science and the International Communication Association. She is the author or co-author of 16 books including: Presidents Creating the Presidency (University of Chicago Press, 2008), Echo Chamber: Rush Limbaugh and the Conservative Media Establishment (Oxford, 2008) and unSpun: Finding Facts in a World of Disinformation (Random House, 2007). Dr. Jamieson has won university-wide teaching awards at each of the three universities at which she has taught and political science or communication awards for four of her books. The Obama Victory, written with Kate Kenski and Bruce Hardy, was awarded the American Publishers Association PROSE award for best book in Government and Politics, 2010.



B.A. (1967) Rhetoric and Public Address, Marquette University. M.A. Communication Arts, University of Wisconsin, Madison. Ph.D. (1972) Communication Arts, University of Wisconsin, Madison.


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