Department of Communication


The UIC Department of Communication is known for research on new technology, political communication, and diversity, culture and visual studies.
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Christina Zimmerman, Assistant to the Head

Christina has a wide range of experience in the field of Communication. Most recently she developed technology for e-learning initiatives and curricula in the health care industry. She has held appointments as instructor, advisor, and program director with Barry University, and Miami Dade College, among other academic institutions. Previously, Christina worked in public relations for the President’s Office at Lewis University. She worked as a reporter, a web content editor and an advertising representative. She also has experience filming and editing documentaries. Her academic research focused on media law, presentation of news and media effects, persuasion, and feminism in film.


Department of Communication
1007 W Harrison Street (MC 132)
Behavioral Sciences Building 1140
Chicago IL 60607

Phone: (312) 996-3187 | Fax: (312) 413-2125

Last Modified: Mon 27 Sep 2010 03:46:57 PM CDT