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Nancy Garcia Bio
Nancy Garcia

Nancy Garcia, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor in Mass Communication

Office: FAC 269
Email: ngarcia@wtamu.edu
Phone: 806-651-2414

Professional Profile

Dr. Garcia joined the Department of Communication in 2017. She received a B.S. in Mass Communications/ Advertising/PR from West Texas A&M University in 2009, an M.A. in Mass Communications from Texas Tech University in 2011, and an Ed.D. in Higher Education Administration in 2017.

Teaching and Related Service

Dr. Garcia’s courses include International Journalism, Multimedia Journalism, Media Writing, New Media, and Quantitative Methods.

Dr. Garcia is also the faculty advisor for The Prairie, the university’s news organization. .

Research and Creative Activity

Dr. Garcia’s research interests include issues in journalism such as first amendment and freedom of the press, fact-checking, censorship, and attacks on the press. In addition, Dr. Garcia is interested in researching tacit knowledge transference and retention in organizations.

Personal Sketch

Dr. Garcia is originally from Mexico but has made Canyon, Texas her home. Garcia enjoys traveling, exploring other cultures, and biking at Palo Duro Canyon.