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Miriam Hernández, Ph.D.

Title: Assistant Professor
 Communications – Advertising and Public Relations
Email: mihernandez@csudh.edu
(310) 243-2546

Contact Preference: Email

Areas of Expertise

Media and Minorities, Gender-Based Violence, Domestic Violence Coverage, Strategic Communication

Professional Background

Dr. Hernández is an assistant professor in the Advertising and Public Relations program. She obtained her Ph.D. in Communication from City University of Hong Kong and was a post-doctoral research fellow at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Her research interests include public relations and strategic communication, political communication, and Latino and gender issues in the creation and contestation of traditional and online media content. Dr. Hernández’s academic work has been published in journals such as Journalism Studies, Violence against Women and Palabra Clave.


English, Spanish, French


Ph.D., Communication, City University of Hong Kong

M.A., Political Analysis and Media, Tec de Monterrey, Mexico

B.A., International Relations, Tec de Monterrey, Mexico