Dr Marianne Sison: Deputy Dean, International, School of Media and Communication, RMIT, Australia (Internationally known), published in highest ranked Journal in the field.
Professor Elena Gutierrez Garcia: Director of Masters in Political and Corporate Communication (highest ranked Masters in the field in Spain). University of Navarra, Spain. (Internationally known) and publishes in highly ranked Journals, well connected in the profession.
Professor Ronél Rensburg: Communication Management Division, University of Pretoria, South Africa. South Africa’s most well-known, highest-rated in field and respected academic in the field, internationally recognised and worked with Mervyn King on the famous King Reports.
Professor Jesper Falkheimer: Rector, Helsingborg Campus, University of Lund, Sweden. Sweden’s leading academic in the field, internationally and widely published. Taking over from the applicant as Editor in Chief of the Journal of Communication Management in January 2016.
Professor Alexandre Sévigny: Director, McMaster University/Syracuse University Master of Communications Management, McMaster University, Canada. Internationally ranked and one of Canada’s leading academics in the field.
Dr Amy Thurlow: Graduate Program Coordinator, Mount St Vincent University, Canada who is an emerging academic and undertaking research with the Canadian Public Relations Society.
Professor Gregor Halff: Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University, Singapore. One of Asia’s strongly emerging academics. A growing international reputation and currently Chair of the Global Alliance of Public Relations and Communication Management.
Professor Katerina Tsetsura: Gaylord Family Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, University of Oklahoma, USA. A scholar of growing international standing. Published in highest ranked journal. Chair of the Global Affairs Committee of the US Public Relations Society of America.
Dr Gabriel Sadi: Universidad Abierta Interamericana (UAI), Argentina. An emerging scholar with academic profile in South America. He is well connected into the practitioner community and sits on the Board of the Argentinian Public Relations Association.