Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Toby Miller, Distinguished Greenleaf Scholar for Spring 2017

March 20th, 2017

From January to August 2017, Toby Miller is Greenleaf Distinguished Chair and Visiting Professor of Latin American Studies, Roger Thayer Stone Center for Latin American Studies. He is also Distinguished Professor of the Graduate Division, University of California, Riverside; Sir Walter Murdoch Professor of Cultural Policy Studies, Murdoch University (40%); Profesor Invitado, Escuela de Comunicación Social, Universidad del Norte (25%); Professor of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, Cardiff University/Prifysgol Caerdydd (20%); and Director of the Institute for Media and Creative Industries, Loughborough University London (100%). Prior to those appointments he was a professor for two decades at NYU then UCR.

The author and editor of over forty books, his work has been translated into Spanish, Chinese, Portuguese, Japanese, Turkish, German, Italian, Farsi, and Swedish. His most recent volumes are Global Media Studies (with Marwan M. Kraidy, 2016), The Sage Companion to Television Studies (edited with Manuel Alvarado, Milly Buonanno, and Herman Gray, 2015), The Routledge Companion to Global Popular Culture (edited, 2015), Greening the Media (with Richard Maxwell, 2012) and Blow Up the Humanities (2012). He co-authors a monthly column on-line for Psychology Today and co-edits the journal Social Identities.

While at Tulane, he has co-taught an undergraduate course on intercultural communication for Altman students, is jointly organizing a seminar for doctoral students, post-docs, and faculty on Trump and the Americas, and hopes to conclude his study, La Nueva División Internacional del Trabajo Cultural (forthcoming with Gedisa). He can be contacted at tobym69@icloud.com and his misadventures scrutinized at www.tobymiller.org.