About Communication Studies Faculty

Assistant Professor Jason Zenor

Email: jason.zenor@oswego.edu

Office: 7 Lanigan Hall

Office Extension: (315) 312-3527



Office Hours:   
Wednesday & Friday 3:00-4:00 pm
Thursday by appointment

Spring 2015 Schedule:
BRC 300 800:  MWF 10:20 am-11:15 am - 103 Mahar
BRC 319 800:  MWF 11:30 am- 12:25 pm - 103 Mahar
BRC 319 810:  MWF 1:50 pm-2:45 pm - 103 Mahar
BRC 319 ON1 - Online

Juris Doctorate, University of South Dakota School of Law
M.P.A (Public Adminstration) University of South Dakota
M.A. Syracuse University, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication

Area(s) of Specialty:
Media Law, Media Economics, Media & Politics, Audience Analysis, Q-Methodology

Research Interests:
Indecent, Insensitive and Incendiary Speech; Audience Reception; Media & Politics; Media Ownership

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles:
"Politics of Fear? Reception Analysis on the Meaning, Effect and Value of the New Yorker's 'Obama Cover'" Operant Subjectivity, 36 (1) (January 2013).

Research Presentations:
"Go to Our Website for More (of the Same): Reassessing Federal Policy towards Newspapers Mergers and Cross Media Ownership and the Harm to Localiasm, Diversity and the Public Interest."  Presented to the Communication Law and Ethics Division at the 2013 Conference of the Eastern Communication Association, April 26th 2013, Pittsburgh, PA.

"Decoding the 'Code': Audience Readings of Morality, Morbidity and Murder in Dexter."  Presented at the 28th Annual Conference of the International Society for the Scientific Study of Subjectivity, Sept. 6th-9th, 2012, Pittsburgh, PA.