Burton Speakman

Part-time Instructor, Journalism

Part-time instructor Burton Speakman previously taught journalism and mass communication at several colleges including the Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University where he earned his Ph.D. in Journalism and Mass Communication from OU in 2017. His research interests are digital and community media.

Speakman also has experience advising student media publications. Prior to his work in higher education, he worked for community news publications in Ohio, Texas, and Kentucky in reporting and editing roles.