Fernando Severino, Ph.D.

Fernando Severino, Ph.D.

Fernando Severino

Assistant Professor- Journalism

Ph.D.: Mass Communication, University of Minnesota
M.A.: International & Public Affairs, Columbia University
B.A.: Social Information, Professional degree in Journalism, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

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Office Hours for Fall 2021
Monday, 2:00pm - 3:00pm (or by appointment)
Wednesday, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Severino is an Assistant Professor at the Communications Department at California State University, Dominguez Hills. His research areas and interests are in the intersection between mass media and international affairs, political communication, and journalism studies. Fernando has held different communication and journalism roles in Chile and the United States. His more recent position was as Marketing Communications Specialist at 3M headquarters in St. Paul. Before coming to the United States, Fernando was the International News Editor for CNN Chile. Prior to this position, he worked in an international documentary project about the fall of the Soviet Union. Also, he was the Communication Director for a Public Policy Center at the Alberto Hurtado University in Santiago. He has a Ph.D. in Mass Communication from the University of Minnesota and holds a Master of International and Public Affairs from Columbia University in New York.