Geri Zeldes, PhD

Center for Regional Food Systems


Telephone: 517-432-1413

More information- Associate Professor, Director of Journalism Graduate Studies

Geri is a tenured professor in MSU's School of Journalism. She has authored & co-authored 15 journal articles, seven of which received best paper awards from national communication associated. Her scholarly work uses content analysis, interviews & framing analysis to probe whether a reporter's rae or gender impacts source usage. She also studys news coverage of issues related to race, gender & religion. In the last four years Geri has developed into a documentary filmmaker. Film "Arabs, Jews & the News," "The Death of an Ima,." and "The Kings of Flint" have won international, national & regional awards & have been selected to be featured in flim festivals.