Katie R Place
Assistant Professor of Public Relations
BA, MA, Virginia Tech; PhD, University of Maryland
Center for Comm.&Engineer LL 224F
Katie R. Place (Ph.D. University of Maryland, 2010) is an assistant professor in the Department of Public Relations where she teaches courses in public relations and strategic planning. Dr. Place's research examines the nexus of gender, power and ethics in public relations. She has authored book chapters and peer-reviewed journal articles in Journal of Public Relations research, PRism, Journal of Mass Media Ethics and Public Relations Inquiry. Prior to returning to academia, Dr. Place was a public affairs consultant and a not-for-profit communications manager in the Washington, D.C. area.