Bala A. Musa, Ph.D., is an associate professor of communication studies. A communication studies generalist, Musa teaches human communication, corporate communication, media studies, and journalism courses. He employs a learner-centered, integrative approach to teaching that makes learning relevant, contextual, transformative, and engaging. As a teacher, scholar, and mentor, Musa models the belief in teaching as a mode of friendship and a commitment to holistic excellence.
His research interests include mass media ethics, communication and conflict, international and development communication, as well as media and popular culture. He is active in many national, regional, and international academic and professional associations. He currently serves on the editorial board of the American Communication Journal and the Journal of African Social Sciences and Humanities Studies.
Ph.D. - Mass Communication, Regent University
M.S. - Mass Communication, University of Lagos, Nigeria
B.A. - Mass Communication, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
- College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
- Communication Studies
- International and Intercultural Communication
- Journalism and Media Studies
Courses TaughtCOMM 200
– Introduction to Mass CommunicationCOMM 330
– Small-group CommunicationCOMM 430
– Organizational CommunicationJOUR 250
– Public Relations
Faculty Quad, Room 13, East Campus
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