Avery E. Holton
  • Undergraduate Journalism Sequence Coordinator, Communication
  • Student Media Advisor, Communication
  • Assistant Professor, Communication

Professional Service

  • Tankard Book Award, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Peer judge. 01/2015 - present
  • Broadcast Education Association . Peer reviewer, International Division. 01/2014 - present
  • Editorial Board Member. Case Studies in Strategic Communication; International Journal of Communication and Health; Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media. 01/2014 - present
  • Case Studies in Strategic Communication. Editorial Board Member. 12/2013 - present
  • Journalism Studies. Peer reviewer. 11/2013 - present
  • Communication Quarterly. Peer reviewer. 10/2013 - present
  • International Journal of Communication and Health. Editorial Board Member. 10/2013 - present
  • Sage Open. Peer reviewer, Social and Health Sciences. 10/2013 - present
  • Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies. Peer reviewer. 09/2013 - present
  • Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking. Peer reviewer. 09/2013 - present
  • Civic and Citizen Journalism Interest Group (CCJIG) Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Professional Freedom and Responsibility Chair. 08/2013 - present
  • Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media. Peer reviewer. 08/2013 - present
  • International Journal of Sports Communication. Peer reviewer. 08/2013 - present
  • Communicating Science, Health, Environment, and Risk Division (ComSHER), Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Newsletter editor. 08/2013 - present
  • Future of News Audience Engagement Committee, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. Committee Member. 08/2013 - present
  • New Media & Society. Peer reviewer. 06/2013 - present
  • Journal of Communication. Peer reviewer. 06/2013 - present
  • Communication Theory . Peer reviewer. 01/2013 - present
  • International Communication Association . Peer reviewer, Divisions of Global Communication and Social Change, Communication and Technology, Journalism Studies, and Mass Communication . 10/2010 - present
  • Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication . Peer reviewer, Division of Communicating Science, Health, Environment, Civic and Citizen Journalism Interest Group, Participatory Journalism Interest Group . 05/2010 - present

Internal Service

  • Journalism Sequence Coordinator. 08/2016 - present. Department service.
  • Student Media Council. Voting member, 08/2016 - present. University service.
  • Humanities Scholar. Teaching faculty, 01/2016 - present. College service.
  • Dean of the College of Humanities Roadmap Committee, 2015-present. Member, 01/2015 - present. College service.
  • Humanities Scholars, College of Humanities, 2015-present. Member, 01/2015 - present. Department service.
  • Faculty Advisory Committee Member, 2014-present. Member, 01/2015 - present. University service.
  • Peer Teaching Committee. Member, 08/2014 - present. Department service.
  • University Publishing Committee. Member, 08/2014 - 08/2016. University service.
  • Academic Senate . Representative, 08/2014 - 08/2016. University service.
  • Graduate Committee. Member, 08/2014 - 08/2016. Department service.
  • Awards Committee, Department of Communications, The University of Utah. Committee Member, 01/2014 - present. Department service.
  • Parry D. Sorensen Public Relations Society, College of Humanities, The University of Utah. Faculty member, 01/2014 - present. College service.
  • Faculty Learning Community (FLC, Creative), Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence (CTLE), The University of Utah. Faculty member, 12/2013 - present. University service.
  • Lab Director and Co-Founder, Networked Health Lab, The University of Utah. Director and co-founder, 11/2013 - present. Department service.
  • UP Initiative: A collaboration between Parade Magazine and The University of Utah . Lead Mentor, 11/2013 - present. Department service.
  • Teaching Assistant Scholar Mentor, Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence (CTLE), The University of Utah . Teaching Assistant Scholar Mentor, 10/2013 - present. University service.
  • Digital Media Group. Faculty liasion , 09/2013 - present. University service.

Honors & Awards

  • 2016 Top Faculty Paper. Disabilities Studies Caucus. National Communication Association, 11/2016
  • 2016 Top Faculty Paper (2nd Place). Newspaper and Online News Division. Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, 08/2016

In the Media