Stanford Mukasa

  • Stanford Mukasa is an associate professor of journalism at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

    He teaches, or has taught, news reporting, journalism and the mass media, journalism law and ethics, editing, advertising writing, public opinion, women and the press, world news coverage, magazine industry, photojournalism, history of the American press, research methods in journalism, community journalism, issues and problems in journalism, Rock and Roll and Society, and the Kennedy Era.

    For seven years, Mukasa participated in the annual IUP Study Abroad program which involved taking students to Oxford, UK, on a three-week study tour.

    A member of the Pan African Studies program at IUP, Mukasa has also taught Introduction to Pan African Studies.

    Mukasa also teaches the department’s online courses.

    For 10 years, Mukasa developed online instructional materials for Africa under a grant from the World Bank, UNESCO, and the UNDP.

    In 2010, IUP gave Mukasa an award in recognition for his contribution in instruction design for sponsored programs.

    As part of the World Bank-funded capacity building program for higher education in Africa, Mukasa helped four universities in Somalia secure broadcasting equipment.

    Mukasa has written and broadcast more than 500 commentaries and analyses on human rights and democracy in southern Africa.

    In collaboration with the Ministry of Education as well as Bindura University for Science Education in Zimbabwe, Mukasa is a working on a project to establish a national and regional educational radio broadcasting project that will involve transfer of knowledge and skills from the Diaspora.

    Mukasa is also collaborating with a South African-based university to establish a regional climate change and environmental monitoring and research center and radio broadcast.

    Spring 2020 Office Hours

    • Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 2:15–4:00 p.m.