- Catawba honors Hamm as distinguished alumnus
- Hamm joins Poynter advisory board
- Hamm to receive alumni award
Brad Hamm is the dean of the Indiana University School of Journalism. His PhD is in mass communication research from the University of North Carolina, with a master’s degree in journalism from the University of South Carolina and an undergraduate degree from Catawba College in North Carolina. Previously, he was the associate dean of the School of Communications at Elon University in North Carolina. Hamm has taught in study abroad programs in Japan, China and Great Britain and started his career as a newspaper reporter. His teaching and research interests are in journalism history and media theory, particularly agenda setting theory.