Afrooz Mosallaei


Doctoral Student


Afrooz Mosallaeipour is a Ph.D. student in Journalism and Media Studies. She examines visual misinformation and misrepresentation in the news media. She is also interested in the intersection of visual and political communication with a focus on the representation of Others in the U.S. media.

Prior to joining Rutgers, she received her master’s degree in Communication, Culture, and Media at Drexel University. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in Photography from the University of Tehran in Iran.


Drexel University
MS, Communication, Culture, and Media

University of Tehran
BA, Photography