About Amanda

Amanda J. Weed is a Ph.D. student and instructor at the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University. She received a Master's of Science in Journalism from Ohio University (2013) and B.A. in Broadcasting, Organizational Communication and Public Relations from Otterbein University (2011).


Amanda has presented her research at numerous conferences including the Society for Case Research (SCR), MBAA International, the National Communication Association (NCA) and the Association for Education in Mass Communication and Journalism (AEJMC). She is also an alumnae of the NCA Doctoral Honors Seminar (2014).

Teaching Experience

Amanda has taught several courses in strategic communication at Ohio University including Strategic Communication Theory & Research and Strategic Social Media. She has also presented guest lectures about social media brand management, personal branding, entertainment education campaigns, and business marketing principles.

Amanda Weed named among Promising Professors

PhD student Amanda Weed has won second place in the 2015 graduate student Promising Professor competition conducted by the Mass Communication & Society Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.