College / Department

Teaching areas

Media and Cultural Studies, Communication Theory, Public Relations, Social Media, Integrated Marketing Communications

Research areas

Critical Theory; Actor Network Theory; Urban, Architectonic and Social Space; Cybercultures and Cyberspace; International Political Economy; Contemporary French Theory


PhD, University of Illinois, 1993
BA, Concordia University, 1987

Professional experience

Assistant Professor-Associate Professor, American University of Sharjah, 2007-
Assistant Professor, York University, ON, Canada, 1995-2001
Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Tulsa, OK, USA, 1993-1995


International Communications Association (ICA), European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA), Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR), American Association of Geographers (AAG)

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