Federico Subervi

Professor and Director of the Center for the Study of Latino Media & Markets

Federico Subervi is a professor and director of the Center for the Study of Latino Media & Markets at Texas State University-San Marcos' School of Journalism and Mass Communication. He earned his B.A. in social sciences and his M.A. in public communication from the University of Puerto Rico. He earned his PhD in mass communication from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Since the early 1980s, he has been conducting research, publishing and teaching on a broad range of issues related to the mass media and ethnic minorities, with a particular focus on Latinos in the United States. He has written more than 50 journal articles, essays, book chapters and reports on these subjects and is the editor and a co-author of the book The Mass Media and Latino Politics: Studies of U.S. Media Content, Campaign Strategies and Survey Research: 1984-2004.

In 2012, the Association for Education in Journalism & Mass Communication honored him with the Lionel L. Barrow Jr. Award for Distinguished Achievement in Diversity Research and Education. Thanks to support from the Communications Workers of America and the Newspaper Guild, he is currently analyzing how ABC, CBS, CNN and NBC cover Latinos and labor issues. He serves on the board of the Latino Public Radio Consortium and is the academic officer on the board of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

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