Associate Professor in the Department of Communication/Media Studies and Director International Student Programs. Prior to joining WVSU he was Associate Professor at Marietta College, Ohio. He also served as Dean of the Faculty of Mass Communication and Public Relations at Ajman University in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Other teaching experience include the Institut Superieur de Information et de la Communication (ISIC), the International Institute of Higher Education in Morocco (IIHEM) and the Institute of Languages and Communication Studies (ILCS) in Rabat, Morocco. Dr. "Z" earned the Ph.D. in Mass Communication and the MA in Telecommunication from the Ohio University and the BA in Journalism from the Institut Superieusde Journalisme, Rabat, Morocco.
Joe Long, APR, Fellow
Former Director of Corporate Communications - Verizon WV Board Member, West Virginia Public Relations Society of America Adjunct Professor of Public Relations, West Virginia University School of Journalism