Marco Yzer

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School of Journalism
306 Murphy Hall

206 Church St SE

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: University of Groningen, Netherlands, 1999.
  • Postdoctoral fellowship: Health communication, UPenn, Annenberg School for Communication, Philadelphia, PA, 2000-2001.

Curriculum Vitae


  • motivational bases of health behavior
  • health communication
  • persuasion
Courses Taught
  • Jour3201: Principles of Strategic Communication: Advertising
  • Jour8502: Multimethod research in mass communication
  • Jour8651: Mass media and social change
  • Jour5541/PubH6074: Mass communication and public health
  • Jour3005: Mass media effects
  • Jour3251: Strategic communication research
  • Jour5542: Theory-based health message design
  • For publications please see resume