Dr. Mark A. Paxton


Department

Media, Journalism and Film

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Media, Journalism and Film
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Details

Education

  • PhD, Communications, 1995, University of Tennessee
  • BA, Journalism, 1978, Marshall University

Teaching

  • JRN 374 Opinion Writing
  • JRN 375 Feature Writing
  • JRN 407 Media Law
  • JRN 476 Copy Editing and Design

Professional experience

  • Author, Censorship, published by Greenwood Publishing
  • Author, Media Perspectives on Intelligent Design and Evolution, published by Greenwood Publishing

Research and professional interests

  • Media law
  • Media framing analysis

Awards and honors

  • College of Arts and Letters Award, Missouri State University, 2006
  • Teaching Award, Missouri State University, 2002
  • College of Arts and Letters Service Excellence Award, Missouri State University, 2000
  • College of Arts and Letters Research Excellence Award, Missouri State University, 1999
  • Lawrence Campbell Award (Co-winner), Scholastic Journalism Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, 1998