Amelia K Reigstad

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areigsta@umn.edu
612-625-7316

Hubbard School of Journalism And Mass Communication
206 Church St SE
Ste 111 Murphy Hall

Amelia Reigstad is a Lecturer in the Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Originally from Vancouver, B.C. Canada, she is a public relations practitioner and university faculty with several years experience and has worked in the corporate and education sectors. She developed Crosspoint Communications, a full service consultancy agency from a grassroots level in 2007 and has taught a variety of PR and communications courses around the world. She has a love for international travel and has guest lectured at the University of Dubrovnik in Croatia, FH Wien University in Vienna, Austria and Wisconsin in Scotland program in Dalkeith, Scotland. Amelia is currently completing her Ph.D. at the University of Leicester in the U.K.

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • Diploma: Public Relations, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Richmond, B.C. Canada, 2002.
  • BA: Applied Communications, Royal Roads University, Victoria, B.C. Canada, 2006.
  • MA: Media, Communications & PR, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom, 2013.
  • PhD: Media and Communications, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom, Present.

Curriculum Vitae

Specialties

  • Gender
  • Gender Communication
  • Communication Styles
  • Feminism and Cultural Studies
  • Public Relations
  • Advertising
  • Writing
  • Digital Strategy and Social Media
Courses Taught
  • JOUR 3275 - Digital Strategy
  • JOUR 3279W - Professional Writing for Strat. Comm
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Member: EUPRERA , 2014 - Present
  • Member: IABC Minnesota , 2001 - Present
  • Member: AEJMC , 2016 - Present
  • VP Marketing & Communications: Minnesota Women in Marketing Communication , 2017 - 2018
Awards
  • Outstanding Mentor Finalist - TeamWomen Minnesota