Martin Accepts Position as Interim Department Head
Dr. Christopher R. Martin, Professor of Communication Studies, has accepted the position of Interim Head of the Department of Communication Studies for a 2 1/2-year period, beginning Jan. 1, 2011. Dean Joel Haack announced the appointment on Dec. 23.
Martin (Ph.D, University of Michigan) was first hired at UNI as an assistant professor in 1995, and was promoted to associate professor in 2000. From 2005-2007, he was an associate professor and later assistant director of the journalism program at Miami University (Ohio). Returning to UNI, he was promoted to professor in 2009.