Marilyn Primovic

Ph.D. Student, Advertising & Public Relations

Marilyn Primovic seeks to understand the ways media influences consumer decision making.

Completing both her B.A. in journalism and M.A. in advertising and public relations from the Grady College in four years, Primovic was named Deborah Norville Journalism Scholar, Peyton T. Anderson Journalism Scholar and M. Tyus Butler Journalism Scholar. While a student, she worked as an investigative reporting intern at America’s largest major market news station, WSB-TV Atlanta. She has worked as a marketing assistant for UGA Recreational Sports since 2016, receiving the highest honor in the department, the Michael G. Warren Award, in 2017.

Primovic looks forward to using these experiences to inform persuasive communication research that can be applied to the field.