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Our people — faculty, students, and staff — are the heart of the Annenberg School for Communication.

A graduate school’s character comes from its people. Members of the Annenberg School community include our world-class standing faculty, as well as our many visiting scholars, research staff, postdoctoral fellows, and lecturers; the dynamic and hard-working graduate students who come from all over the world and bring to the School a diversity of research interests and points of view; a support staff that is deeply dedicated to making the school successful; and our alumni who are applying the tools they learned at Annenberg to the major challenges of our day.

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Our Faculty, Lecturers & Researchers

Our world-class faculty members, lecturers, and researchers hail from a broad number of backgrounds to bring their expertise to the fast-paced and ever-changing discipline of Communication. 

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Our Students

Our highly-accomplished doctoral students contribute significantly to the intellectual life of the School, as do our undergraduate Communication majors, who learn to critically analyze today's media environment.

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Our Staff

Often the unsung heroes of the School, our talented staff supports our faculty and students in everything they do and forms the third pillar of our community. 

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Our Alumni

An Annenberg education has taken our graduates everywhere from prominent roles in academia to the top of the business world, and everywhere in between. 

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