Dr. Stockard's interests include new media, particularly marketing and advertising on the World Wide Web and use of new media by diasporic communities of color; sports-related marketing and media; media management; cultural studies; environmental communication; tourism and Caribbean and Latin American studies. His previous professional experience includes satellite communications, telecommunication and cable television. He is active in the Caribbean Studies Association and formerly served as president of the Southern California Chapter of the National Association of Minorities in Cable. He has done broadcast journalism in Costa Rica and for KCLU-FM, a National Public Radio affiliate, located on the CLU campus.
Proposal writing; environmental communication; disaster communication; media studies; cultural studies; globalization; photojournalism; feature and opinion writing; creative writing; scriptwriting; audio and video production; corporate communication and marketing communication; community relations; quantitative and qualitative research, including research and questionnaire design and focus group moderation; Caribbean and Latin American Studies; French, Spanish and Portuguese language proficiency; beginning Haitian Creole working knowledge.
A.B., History, Harvard College. A.M., Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University Ph.D., Communication, Stanford University M.B.A., Marketing, University of California, Los Angeles