ProfessorFrances L. Wolfson Building Room 2009
5100 Brunson Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Phone: (305) 284-2846
Fax: (305) 284-5205
Garrison received a Ph.D. in journalism from Southern Illinois University. He is the author of a series of journalism and mass communication books including Professional Feature Writing (2010), Online News and the Public (2004), Computer-Assisted Reporting (1998), Successful Strategies for Computer-Assisted Reporting (1996), Professional News Reporting (1992), Advanced Reporting: Skills for the Professional (1992), and Professional News Writing (1990). He also authored Sports Reporting (1993) and co-authored Latin American Journalism (1991), as well as numerous book chapters and journal articles. He serves on the editorial boards of Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly and the Newspaper Research Journal.
Dr. Garrison also supervises the Our National Parks project (http://ournationalparks.us). He was a Research Fellow at Shanghai International Studies University in 2012 and he received a Fulbright Scholar grant and taught at Shanghai International Studies University in 2004-05. He continues to be an occasional guest lecturer at universities in China.
Research focus includes new technology and journalism, journalism ethics, and international journalism.
Ramaprasad, J., Garrison, B., Liu, Y. (2012). Ethical use of new technologies: Where do Indian journalists stand?. Asian Journal of Communication. 22(1), 98-114.