Gregory Pitts, Ph.D

Chair and Professor

Dr. Gregory Pitts
UNA Box 5007
105 Communications Building
Florence, AL 35632-0001


  • B.A., Auburn University, 1982
  • M.S., Auburn University, 1983
  • Ph.D., The University of Tennesse-Knoxville, 1992
Research & Teaching Fields:
  • Advertising Sales
  • International Media
  • Media Management
  • Radio-Television Programming
Current Professional Affiliations:
  • Broadcast Education Association (BEA)
  • Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC)
Recent Academic Honors and Awards:
  • Journalism and Mass Communication Leadership Institute for Diversity Fellow 
  • Fullbright Appointments in Zambia and Montenegro
  • Fullbright Specialist Appointments in Ukraine
Recent Presentation/Publications Highlights:
  • Communication Technology Update
  • Communication Law and Policy
  • The Radio Broadcasting Industry
  • After the Czars and Commissars: Journalism in Authoritarian Post-Soviet Central Asia
  • Journal of Radio Studies
  • Southwestern Mass Communication Journal
  • Equid Novi: Journal for Journalism in Southern Africa
  • Feedback

At UNA since: 2009