Caitlin Ring Carlson, PhD, named Kopenhaver Center Fellow

Written by Karen L. Bystrom
August 30, 2017

Caitlin Carlson, PhDDr. Caitlin Ring Carlson, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication was named a Kopenhaver Center Fellow of the Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women in Communication, at the 100th Convention of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) in Chicago in August.

Additionally, Dr. Carlson also won the Law and Policy Division poster presentation award for her manuscript, "Half the Spectrum: A Title IX Approach to Broadcast Ownership." 

Dr. Carlson is among 47 women from colleges and universities across the U.S. selected to be a Kopenhaver Center Fellow and participate in the seminar on professional leadership and team building, “Women Faculty Moving Forward: A Pathway to Success in the Academy.”

Photo of 47 women receiving the Kopehaver Fellowship in 2017

The Kopenhaver Center at Florida International University was founded by Dr. Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver, dean emeritus and professor in 2012 to empower both women professionals and academics in all the fields of communication to develop visionaries and leaders who can make a difference in their communities and their profession.