Dr. J. Patrick McGrail

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Associate Professor of Communication (2008)
Email: jmcgrail@jsu.edu
Phone: (256) 782-8512

Ph.D.- Mass Communication - Syracuse University
M.S.- Television, Radio, and Film - Syracuse University
B.G.S.- Media and Performance, University of Massachusetts - Amherst

Teaching areas: Broadcasting Sequence; Intro to TV Production, Video Production and Editing, Electronic Broadcast News.

Research areas: Branding and cable news, media polling, narratives and the news, copyright law in film/broadcasting, documentary film-making.