Daniela Dimitrova


Dept:Greenlee School Journalism/Communication
Office:117 Hamilton
613 Wallace Rd.
Ames IA

Topics of interest: International Communication, journalism studies, new media, political communication

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


Daniela V. Dimitrova (Ph.D., University of Florida) is a University Professor at Iowa State University and LAS Dean’s Professor in the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication. She is the Editor-in-Chief of Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, the flagship journal of AEJMC. Her research interests include political communication, cross-cultural journalism studies and refugee communications. Dimitrova’s research has been published widely in leading journals such as Communication Research, Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, New Media & Society, Press/ Politics, International Communication Gazette, Journalism Studies, and the Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication and cited close to 6,000 times. Dimitrova has published an edited volume titled Global Journalism: Understanding World Media Systems. She is the recipient of multiple grants and awards, including Fulbright-University of Vienna Professor of Social Sciences, AEJMC Senior Scholar, Arthur W. Page Center for Integrity in Public Communication Legacy Scholar, and LAS International Service and Excellence in Graduate Mentoring awards.


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