Department of Communication and Journalism
|Children's Programming||Political Communication|
|Communication and Leadership||Telecommunication Law and Regulation|
All faculty experts can be reached through the Office of Communication and Marketing by calling Janel Shoun at 615.966.7078 or Kim Chaudoin at 615.966.6494 or by submitting an online media resources request by clicking here.
McCollum has been on the Lipscomb faculty since 1989. He holds a Ph.D. in mass communication from the University of Alabama, where he completed a dissertation on pacing in children's television programming. He served as a researcher for the Institute for Communication Research, where he worked with the Nickelodeon network.
-- Telecommunication law and regulation
Broadband • Child online education • Privacy of personal information • Cybersecurity • E-health • E-rate • E-commerce • Spectrum • Cyberbullying Broadband expansion and availability • Children's online security and safety
Executive Director of the
Insitute for Civic Leadership Associate Professor of Communication
Associate Professor of History,
Politics and Philosophy
-- National Politics
-- Campaign Strategy
-- Corporate Response to Crisis
Civic leadership • Public/private partnership • Economic/Public affairs • Nelson Andews legacy of civic leadership • The executive branch • Non-partisan politics • Media's role in politics • Campaign strategy • Presidential Campaigns • Political conventions • Social reform • Political communication • Crisis communication • Communication of leadership • Corporate communication • The Carter Administration • Government policy • Women in leadership • Crosscultural communication