Branden Buehler

Title: Associate Professor

Degrees: - Ph.D., University of Southern California, School of Cinematic Arts
M.A., Georgetown University
B.A., Cornell University

Telephone: (607) 436-3426

Course History:

  1. COMM 110: Public Speaking
  2. MCOM 283: The Development of Film
  3. MCOM 286: Research Methods in Mass Media

Other Information:

Research Interests:
Sports media
Digital media
Media industries

Hobbies and Personal Interests:

  • Enduring DC sports
  • Reading months-old issues of The New Yorker
  • Watching food-related television



Major Program areas

Communication Studies

introduces students to the theories and practices of oral communication and persuasion. Students in this major usually seek careers in business related fields, as well as corporate communication, advertising, sales, public relations, and events management.


Mass Communication

is designed to meet the needs of students who seek careers in the fields of broadcasting, journalism, film, audio production and video production.