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Susan Plumb Salas

Associate Professor of Media Production and Director of Broadcasting

Division: Communication Division
Office: Center for Communication and Business (CCB)
Phone: (310) 506-7422

  • B.A., Theater, Illinois Wesleyan University, 1972
  • M.A., Telecommunications, University of Iowa, 1973
  • M.F.A., Film Production, American Film Institute, 1997
  • Advanced Television Production
  • Video Production
  • Writing for the Mass Media
  • Radio Production
  • Television Performance
  • Narrative Digital Short Production
  • Freshman Seminar: Myth and the Movies
Key Awards/Affiliations:
  • Nominee for the Alpha Phi Foundation Professor of the year Award
  • Service Learning Grant, Pepperdine, 1997, 1997
  • Broadcast Education Association
  • Women in Film
  • Screen Actors Guild
  • American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
  • Howard A. White Teaching Award for Teaching Excellence, 2004
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Communication Division, Spring 2005
  • 5 year Service Mentor Award, Techonolgy Consortium
Academic Interests:
  • Family and children's patterns of TV viewing, and how this can be moderated.