University of Cincinnati, Associate Professor of Electronic Media
Dr. John Owens is an Associate Professor in UC’s Electronic Media Division, and he currently serves as the Head of E-Media. Dr. Owens has been teaching courses related to the business of media for 20 years, the last 15 years at the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Owens has been published in the Journal of Sport and Social Issues as well as the International Journal on Media Management. He has contributed a chapter to The Handbook of Sports and Media, and he currently serves as the Chair of the Radio and Audio Media Division of the Broadcast Education Association. John received a Ph.D. in Mass Communication from the University of Alabama and taught for five years at Western Carolina University prior to coming to UC. Before and during graduate school, John worked as an on-air talent, news reporter, and news announcer for multiple radio stations.