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Hua Jiang

Associate Professor

  • Public Relations

Also teaches in:

  • Public Relations/International Relations
  • Mass Communications

Contact Information

Office Location

443 Newhouse 3


  • Ph.D. University of Maryland, College Park
  • M.A. Nanjing University
  • B.A. Nanjing University


  • Internal Communications
  • Public Relations Management
  • Public Relations Research Methods
  • Social Media and Public Relations

Hua Jiang’s teaching and research interests include organization-public relationships, social media, leadership in public relations, work-life conflict, activism, identities, ethics and global public relations.

She has authored book chapters and peer-reviewed journal articles that have been published or accepted to be published in the Journal of Public Relations Research, Public Relations Review, Journal of Applied Communication Research, Journal of Health Communication, International Journal of Strategic Communication, Journal of Public Affairs, Public Relations Journal, Public Relations Inquiry, Asian Journal of Communication and Global Media Journal-Canadian Edition.

Jiang’s professional experiences focus on media relations, community outreach, social cause marketing, fundraising, relief work, social media management, disease prevention and care and statistics support for nonprofits located in the U.S. and China.

She serves as the 2013 vice chair of the Public Relations Society of America’s Committee on Work, Life and Gender Issues; the 2013-2014 fundraising co-chair of the Public Relations Division; and the 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 secretary and newsletter editor of the Mass Communication and Society Division of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.