Laura Witzling


Dept:Greenlee School Journalism/Communication
Office:115 Hamilton
613 Wallace Rd.
Ames IA
Office Hours:By appointment.

Topics of interest: agricultural communication, environmental communication, food communication, local food

Education: Ph.D., Mass Communications, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2018
M.S., Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2009
B.S., Journalism and Mass Communication, Zoology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2005


Laura Witzling joined Greenlee in 2018. She received her Ph.D. in Mass Communications from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her research focuses on using communication to solve problems in environmental, agricultural and food contexts. She enjoys including community partners in both her research and teaching.