Glenn Cummins, Ph.D.
Dr. Cummins has published numerous articles and book chapters examining the effects of the media on society, with a focus on entertainment media. His research has examined a variety of entertainment genres, including sports, music videos, horror films and reality-based television. His research has appeared a number of journals including Media Psychology, Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, Mass Communication and Society, Journal of Applied Communication Research, Journal of Sports Media, and International Journal of Sport Communication.
Dr. Cummins previously worked in television as a videographer, editor and news producer. He also managed online content for a network-affiliated TV station. He also served as a research associate examining telecommunications use in rural areas, as well as a nationwide analysis of cable news.