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Christoph
Mergerson

Doctoral Student

OFFICE:
Richardson House 101
EMAIL:
christoph.mergerson@rutgers.edu
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Christoph Mergerson is a Ph.D. candidate in media studies in the School of Communication and Information at Rutgers University and is working on a dissertation about online journalism in the Southern United States. His interests lie at the intersections of journalism studies, political communication, media policy, and race, class, and media. He has worked as a research assistant for telecommunications policy at the Brookings Institution in Washington, through a Consortium on Media Policy Studies fellowship, and he is scheduled to teach Communication Law at Rutgers in spring 2020.  


Education

University of Texas at Austin
Master of Public Affairs

California State University, Northridge
B.A., Political Science