Stewart M. Hoover

Stewart M. Hoover
Director, Center for Media, Religion and Culture
Media Studies

 Office: Armory 102A

Stewart M. Hoover is a professor in the Department of Media Studies and professor adjoint in the Department of Religious Studies and is director of the Center for Media, Religion and Culture.

A specialist in media audience studies, he is an internationally recognized expert on media and religion and has consulted, lectured or conducted research in eleven foreign countries.

His research ranges from legacy to digital media and across a wide range of cultural and social effects and uses of contemporary media.

He is author or editor of 12 books and numerous articles and has taught graduate and undergraduate courses on contemporary media cultures, media history, theory and research.

Hoover holds a master’s and PhD from the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania and has received awards for his scholarship, service and teaching.