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Joseph A. Angotti

Academic Biography:
Joe Angotti came to Monmouth College from Northwestern University where he was professor and chair of the broadcast program at the Medill School of Journalism for six years. Before that he was a visiting professor in the department of communication at the University of Miami.

Angotti has been at Monmouth College since 2005 as a Visiting Distinguished Professor in the Department of Communication..

Before entering academe, Angotti was an Emmy award winning journalist with over twenty years of experience at NBC News in New York, London and Chicago. He was executive producer of the NBC Nightly News and Senior Vice President of NBC News.

Research Interests:
Conducting statewide polls dealing with critical issues facing Illinois voters.

Courses Taught:
COMM 260 Introduction to Journalism
COMM 261 Mass Media in Society
COMM 114 Print Media Workshop

B.S. iIndiana University 1962
M.A. Indiana University 1964

Contact Info:
Office: Rm 305 Wallace Hall