Barbie Zelizer Receives NCA's Distinguished Scholars Award


Barbie Zelizer, Ph.D., the Raymond Williams Professor of Communication and director of the Scholars Program in Culture and Communication at the Annenberg School for Communication, has been selected as a recipient of the National Communication Association’s Distinguished Scholars Award.  The award recognizes and rewards a lifetime of scholarly achievement in the study of human communication by members of the NCA. Professor Zelizer is the fourth member of the Annenberg faculty to receive this honor. Others are Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Ph.D. (1992); Joseph N. Cappella, Ph.D. (2005); and Joseph Turow, Ph.D. (2010).