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, Mass Communication, and International Political Economy, University of Illinois, United States
BA, Honours Political Science, Minor History, Concordia University, Canada

Professional experience

Associate Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2010 - Present)
Assistant Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2007 - 2010)
Head of Communications and Market Strategy at Alduos Communications, Canada(2007 - 2007)
Head of Communications at InLine Networks, Canada(2004 - 2007)
Communications Consultant Environics International, Canada(2002 - 2004)
Assistant Professor at York University, Canada(1995 - 2001)
Visiting Assistant Professor at University of Tulsa, United States(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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