Dr. Daniela Dimitrova

Daniela Dimitrova

Dr. Daniela Dimitrova

Professor & Director of Graduate Education

Daniela Dimitrova joined Iowa State University in the Fall of 2003. She is a Professor and Director of Graduate Education in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication and teaches New Media and International Communication courses at the undergraduate level and Communication Technology and Political Communication seminars at the graduate level.

Professor Dimitrova holds a Ph.D. from the University of Florida and M.A. from the University of Oregon. Her professional background is working in the broadcasting industry in Bulgaria. Please take a look at Dr. Dimitrova's CV for a complete list of teaching, research, and service activities.


  • Ph.D., Mass Communication, University of Florida, 2003
  • M.A., Journalism & Mass Communications, University of Oregon, 1999
  • B.A., Journalism & Mass Communications and Political Science & International Relations, American University in Bulgaria, 1997, Cum Laude


  • International Political Communication
  • Media Framing
  • Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs)