Dr. Elizabeth Robertson Hornsby is an Assistant Professor and Graduate Coordinator in the Department of Communication and Media Studies at Southeastern Louisiana University. With more than a decade of experience in online teaching, she focuses her classes in strategic communication and media studies on various topics such as emerging technology, data analytics, digital literacy, cultural politics, and media management. Her research interests include exploring intersections of communication, culture, media, and technology from a critical perspective. Elizabeth oversees strategic communication students interested in social media management and is a subject matter expert on Southeastern’s social media policy committee. In 2021, her students participated in Facebook’s Community Manager Certification Pilot Program, where they successfully completed the course and received the certification. Her authored works include topics on branding, social media and crisis, and live-streaming. She holds two degrees from Southeastern, a Bachelor of General Studies and a Master of Arts in Organizational Communication, and a Ph.D. from Regent University in Communication Studies.
8:35 am–8:45 am PDT — Monday, October 18, 2021