Department of Media, Culture, and Communication
Our department specializes in the study of media and technology in their cultural, social, and global contexts. Faculty research and teach on media topics spanning the globe, from East and South Asia to Western Europe, the Americas, and Africa.
The media studies BS engages the history, present, and future of global media, offering significant opportunities to study media abroad in international contexts.
The media studies MA trains agile researchers of a shifting media landscape. You will analyze media and culture in the context of globalization and emerging technologies.
The interdisciplinary media studies doctorate foregrounds a diverse array of research methods and theoretical frameworks.
As future public health practitioners, combined Media, Culture, and Communication/Global Public Health majors develop an interdisciplinary understanding of the sociological, political, and cultural intersections of global media and health policy.
Department News & Events
Professor Natasha Schull speaks to RetroReport PBS about how social media addiction can be traced back to theories pioneered by psychologist B.F. Skinner decades ago.
Part of the 2x2 Lecture Series hosted by the NYU Department of Media, Culture, and Communication.
What is coming to pass? How do we experience that which is passing us everyday? The 2019...
Media pros explore how they better connect with consumers’ shifting expectations and buying behavior...
Professor Radha Hegde received the 2019 Teresa Award for the Advancement of Feminist Scholarship at the International Communication Association conference in Washington, DC.
Bright Signals: A History of Color Television by Professor Susan Murray won the Society for Cinema and Media Studies’ 2019 Katherine Singer Kovács Book Award.