Associate Professor, Communications
Dr. Ross has taught at the University of Southern California, Tusculum College, Santa Clara University, San Jose State and CSU Monterey Bay, as well as at PSU and the University of Arizona. She has directed journalism and honors programs at Tusculum College and Utah Valley University, and worked in research initiatives and grants for the University of California Santa Cruz.
In addition to a first-place Sigma Delta Chi award for a newspaper series, she is a two-time scholarship recipient from the Squaw Valley Community of Writers and winner of multiple prizes for fiction. She was named a Professor of the Year at USC (voted by a student honor society).