Associate Professor, Telecommunications Department
Ball State University, USA
Dominic Caristi is an associate professor of Telecommunications Department in Ball State University, USA. He is also the Associate Director of the Digital Policy Institute and a founding member. In 2012 he received the Outstanding Faculty Member Award from Ball State. He co-authored Communication Law (2011) with William Davie. He was a Fulbright Professor in Slovenia in 1995, Greece in 2009 and has been a visiting professor in Italy. His BA is from the University of Miami, his MA from University of Central Missouri and his PhD is from the University of Iowa. He has served fellowships with the Radio Television News Directors Association and the National Association of Television Program Executives. In 1998 he received the Distinguished Service Award from the Iowa Broadcasters Association. A member of the Broadcast Education Association for more than 20 years, he served on the Board of Directors 1997-2002, including a term as its Vice President.
His research interest focuses on the fields : Mass Communication, Public Policy Studies, International Communication, Media Law and Telecommunication Policy