Contributor Biographies 14.1
Josh Compton (Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 2004) is Associate Professor in the Institute for Writing and Rhetoric at Dartmouth College. His research explores image at two distinct points: before an image attack (inoculation theory) and after an image attack (image repair theory), with special attention to the contexts of health, sport, and political humor. His scholarship appears in journals such as Communication Monographs, Communication Theory, Annals of the International Communication Association, Human Communication Research, Frontiers in Psychology, and PLOS ONE. He has been named Distinguished Lecturer by Dartmouth College and has won the Outstanding Professor Award from the National Speakers Association.
Dr Patrizia Furlan is Program Director (Journalism and Professional Writing) at the University of South Australia.
Roxana D. Maiorescu is an Assistant Professor in the Department of MarketingCommunication at Emerson College, USA. She specialises in global public relations and social media. Her work has been published by Routledge, Oxford University Press, Sage, and Elsevier (Public Relations Review).