email: noah (dot) arceneaux (at) sdsu (dot) edu
office: PSFA 334
office hours: posted each semester
Noah Arceneaux is an assistant professor in the School of Journalism & Media Studies at San Diego State University. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Georgia in 2007 with a dissertation that examined the role of department stores during the early years of American broadcasting. In 2008, this work was named the best dissertation of the year by three academic organizations. His research explores the social construction of new media technologies, including historical phenomenon (such as wireless telegraphy) as well as emerging forms of mobile media. In 2006, he co-edited an anthology of academic studies of cell phones, The Cell Phone Reader, and is currently editing a similar anthology devoted to various forms of mobile media to be published in 2012. His work has been published in the Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media, New Media & Society, Technology & Culture, and Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly. Prior to joining academia, Arceneaux produced websites for the ABC, CBS, and Fox television networks.