Faculty & Staff - Communication, Journalism, & Media

The Communication, Journalism, & Media faculty and staff are here to help the Suffolk University community as a whole—students should contact their professors and administrators to address all questions and concerns.

The department is located on the 4th floor of the Samia building. The office is open Mondays - Fridays 8:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Contact us at the following number: 617-573-8236

Full-Time Faculty 

Rachael Kipp
Associate Professor & Interim Chair

Kevin Carragee
Professor 

Deborah M. Geisler
Associate Professor

Jonas Kaiser
Assistant Professor

Vicki L. Karns
Associate Professor

Micky Lee
Professor

Shoshana Madmoni-Gerber
Associate Professor 

Monika Raesch
Associate Professor

Charles St. Amand
Practitioner in Residence

Bobbi Van Gilder
Assistant Professor

Bruce F. Wickelgren
Associate Professor

Emeritus Professors

Gerald Peary
Professor Emeritus

Richard Preiss
Associate Professor Emeritus

Part-time Faculty

Part-time faculty may be reached at 617-573-8341 unless otherwise noted.

The part-time faculty office is located in the Somerset Building, Offcie 417F, and all office hours are posted on the door. 

Mike Fahey
Senior Lecturer
BA, Washington and Lee University

Jerry Glendye
TV Studio Manager
BA, Fitchburg State College

Dan Jaehnig
Senior Lecturer
BSJ, Suffolk University

Kenneth P. Martin
Senior Lecturer
AB Degree, College of the Holy Cross
Professional Diploma, The New England School of Photography

Stephanie Orme
Lecturer
MA, Suffolk University
BS, Illinois State University
PhD, Penn State University

Jane Regan
Lecturer
MPhil, University of the West Indies
BA, Harvard

Joan Vennochi
Senior Lecturer
JD, Suffolk University Law School

Daniel Weidknecht
Media Lab Services Coordinator
Office: 417N Academic Center
BS, Suffolk University

Department Staff

Jerry Glendye
TV Studio Manager
617-994-6807
Office: 73 Tremont, 1st Floor TV Studio

Patrick Lys
Assistant TV Studio Manager
617-994-6807
Office: 73 Tremont, 1st Floor TV Studio

Administrative Services Team

The administrative services team supports the following departments:

  • Art & Design
  • Communication, Journalism, & Media
  • Theatre

General inquiries may be sent to us via email.

Anita Sen
Administrative Services Manager
617-973-5330
Sawyer Building, 10th Floor

Michael Hadley
Administrative Coordinator
617-573-8282
Sawyer Building, 12th Floor

Elaine Jue
Administrative Coordinator
617-557-1535
Sawyer Building, 10th Floor

Chloe Tolman
Administrative Coordinator
617-573-5701
Samia, 4th Floor