Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (History Division)

Established: 1966. Affiliate since May 1978. Membership: 450. Annual dues: $105 to join AEJMC; $10 additional fee to enroll in the History Division.

Statement of Purpose: To promote scholarship and teaching in the area of journalism (mass communication) history. This is understood to include not just the history of people and institutions of journalism, but also the various roles and functions of journalism in society and, in turn, the impact of society on journalism. The division is also committed to making journalists more sensitive to the idea and importance of history.

Annual Meeting: August

Publication: Clio among the Media, quarterly


Association for Education in Journalism
Dept. of Communication, Univ. of Texas, Arlington
Fine Arts Bldg., Rm. 2114
Arlington, TX 76019

Primary Contact: Erika J. Pribanic-Smith,


Division Chair

Erika J. Pribanic-Smith
Univ. of Texas, Arlington

Vice Chair/Program Chair
Teri Finneman
Univ. of Kansas

Second Vice Chair/Research Chair
Will Mari
Univ. of Kansas

Updated 11/8/18