Curriculum Vitae

Education

2018 (ABD)

Ph.D. in Communication, Department of Communication, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

2016

Graduate Certificate in Public Health, School of Public Health, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

2011

M.A. in Communication, School of Communication, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

2011

Graduate Certificate in Project Management, School of Communication, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

2009

B.A. in Biblical Studies, Department of Christian Studies, The Baptist College of Florida, Graceville, FL


Employment

2017-Present

Assistant Professor of Communication, Department of Communication, Dalton State College, Dalton, GA

2016-2017

Assistant Professor of Communication Arts, Department of Communication Arts, Shorter University, Rome, GA

2013-2017

Assistant Director of Institutional Effectiveness, Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Research, Shorter University, Rome, GA

2012-2016

Instructor of Communication Arts, Department of Communication Arts, Shorter University, Rome, GA


Publications

Conference Proceedings

2015
 

LeHew, M. (2015). Communication faculty usage and opinions of learning management systems. In R. Kenney (Ed.), Proceedings, 84. Paper presented at Georgia Communication Association, Georgia Southern University, 6-13.


Conferences

Papers Presented

2018

LeHew, M. (2018). Open-source natural language processing of Reddit communities. Paper presented at the meeting of the Georgia Communication Association, Columbus, GA.

2015
 

LeHew, M. (2015). Communication faculty usage and opinions of learning management systems. Paper presented at the meeting of the Georgia Communication Association, Statesboro, GA.

2011

 

LeHew, M. (2011). Don’t be ‘too’ evil: An analysis of Verizon and Google’s joint policy proposal regarding network neutrality, the protection of an open Internet, and the creation of a new, premium network. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s Southeast Colloquium, Columbia, SC.

Professional Presentations

2016
 

LeHew, M. (2016). Fighting “assessment entropy”: Proactively maintaining and improving the yearly assessment cycle. Concurrent Session presented at the SACSCOC Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

2016
 

LeHew, M. (2016). 3.3.1.1-3.3.1.3: Ideas for assessment tools and selling to faculty. Plenary session presented at the Georgia Independent College Association’s SACSCOC Workshare Conference, Peachtree City, GA.

2015
 

LeHew, M. & Vosevich, K. (2015). Spreading the word: Quickly developing a free website to communicate student achievement. Poster presented at the SACSCOC Annual Meeting, Houston, TX.

2014
 

McFry, B., & LeHew, M. (2014). Core requirement 2.8: Responding to evolving expectations. Session presented at the Georgia Independent College Association’s SACSCOC Workshare Conference, Peachtree City, GA.

2014
 

LeHew, M., & McFry, B. (2014). Comprehensive standard 2.7.1: Straight talk on faculty credentials. Session presented at the Georgia Independent College Association’s SACSCOC Workshare Conference, Peachtree City, GA

Attended

2018

Georgia Communication Association, Columbus, GA February 16-17, 2018

2017

Georgia Communication Association, Macon, GA February 17-18, 2017

2016

SACSCOC Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, December 3-6, 2016

2016

GICA SACSCOC Workshare Conference, Peachtree City, GA, September 8-9, 2016.

2016

SACSCOC IE Training Workshop, Tuscaloosa, AL March 11, 2016

2015

SACSCOC Annual Meeting, Houston, TX, December 5-8, 2015

2015

IPEDS New Keyholder Workshop, Atlanta, GA, August 19, 2015

2015

Georgia Communication Association, Statesboro, GA, February 20-21, 2015

2014

SACSCOC Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, December 6-9, 2014

2014

GICA SACSCOC Workshare Conference, Peachtree City, GA, September 10-11, 2014

2014

Spring AAUP Georgia Conference, Milledgeville, GA, March 29, 2014

2014

NRB International Christian Media Convention, Nashville, TN, February 22-25, 2014

2013

SACSCOC Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, December 7-10, 2013

2012

ACP/CMA National College Media Convention, Chicago, IL, October 31-November 4, 2012

2011

Jenzabar Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN June 1-4, 2011

2011

AEJMC Southeast Colloquium, Columbia, SC, March 17-19, 2011


Teaching Experience

Dalton State College

  • Fundamentals of Speech (SP2017, FA2017)
  • Introduction to Public Relations (FA2017)
  • Integrated Marketing Communication (SP2018)
  • Studies in Film (SP2018)

Shorter University

  • Introduction to Video Editing (FA2016)
  • Visual Communication (FA2016)
  • Oral Communication (SU2017, SU2016, SP2016, FA2015, SP2015, FA2014, May2014, FA2013, May2013, SP2013, FA2012)
  • Public Speaking (SU2014, SU2013, SP2013)
  • Nonverbal Communication (SP2014, SP2013)
  • Digital Production I, II (SP2017, SP2014, FA2013, SP2013, FA2012)
  • Desktop Publishing (SP2014)
  • Relationship Marketing (FA2013)
  • Sports Broadcasting (SP2017, FA2013)
  • Advertising (SP2013)
  • Media Law & Ethics (FA2012)
  • Media Management (FA2012)

Georgia State University

  • Foundations of Mass Communication Research (May2016, FA 2015, May2015)
  • History of the News Media (SP2015)
  • Human Communication (SP2015, FA2014)

The Baptist College of Florida

  • Speech Communication (SP2012)

Research Experience

Doctoral Research

2014-2017

Atlanta Beltline Project. Department of Communication, Georgia State University, 2014-2017 (Research advisor: Dr. Holley Wilkin)


Service to Profession

Organizational Leadership

2014-Present

Webmaster, Georgia Communication Association

Editorial Boards

2014-2015

Lambda Pi Eta Undergraduate Journal

Reviewer

2015-2016

National Communication Association, Student Section Reviewer


Departmental/University Service

Dalton State College Committees

2017-Present

Assessment Committee (Chair, 2017-Present)

Shorter University Committees

2016-2017

Curriculum Committee

2013-2017

General Education Assessment Committee (Chair, 2015-2017)

2013-2017

Institutional Review Board (Chair, 2013-2017)

2014-2015

Shorter University Assessment Committee


Non-Academic Positions

2012-2012

Special Assistant to the Senior Vice-President, The Baptist College of Florida

2011-2012

Assistant Director of Marketing, The Baptist College of Florida

2009-2011

Lead Graphic & Web Designer, The Baptist College of Florida

2007-2012

WFBU-LP Station Manager, The Baptist College of Florida


Memberships

2017-Present

Southern States Communication Association

2014-2018

Association for Higher Education Effectiveness

2013-Present

Georgia Communication Association