- First Name
- Maria (Ola)
- Last Name
Dr. Kopacz is currently on leave of absence.
Monday/Wednesday 12:00-1:50pm, Friday 12:00-1:30pm
Dr. Kopacz is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Studies. She holds a Ph.D. in Communication from the University of Arizona. Her research interests focus on the potential of new media (especially social networks) to spread ideas and empower people in contexts like education, news, and entertainment. She teaches courses in communication research and mass media.
Her current projects include a study of YouTube portrayals of Native Americans and the use of social media to market upstart businesses.
- Member for
- 7 years 2 weeks