Susanne M. Shaw, PhD

Year Inducted


Career Field



  • One of best-known and well-respected journalism academicians in the United States
  • 2008: Recipient of the national Gerald M. Sass Award for Distinguished Service to Journalism and Mass Communications
  • Twice Associate Dean of the School of Journalism
  • Past Executive Director of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications and received their Presidential Award
  • Honored with the Freedom Forum’s Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Received the H. Bernerd Fink Award for Distinguished Classroom Teaching