Ph.D., Communication, Florida State University, 1997
M.A., Communication, University of West Florida, 1988
B.A., Communication, University of West Florida, 1980
News reporting, investigative reporting, media writing, feature writing, and copy editing; global media systems, communication research methods, mass communication theory, and media effects.
Print and online/Web newspapers, multiplatform newswork, journalists’ job satisfaction and organizational change in the newsroom.
Dr. Massey’s scholarly works have been published in U.S. and international academic publications, including the Asian Journal of Communication, International Communication Gazette, International Journal of Communication, Journal of Communication, Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, Media International Australia, and Newspaper Research Journal.
Also of Note:
Dr. Massey worked for years as a newspaper reporter and editor. He served in Belize as a U.S. Peace Corps volunteer and later, taught at a university in Singapore. He also has trekked through Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Indonesia, London, Macau, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Nepal, Spain, Thailand, Turkey and Vietnam.