Maria Skouras

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PhD Student

Maria was born and raised in New Jersey and earned her B.A. in Art and Social Change from New York University's Gallatin School of Individualized Study, M.A. in Art Worlds from NYU's Graduate School of Arts and Science in Cultural Sociology, and M.S. in Global Affairs from NYU's School of Professional Studies.  In her doctoral work, Maria conducts research at the intersection of media, culture, and society; her interests include global media flows, development communications, and technological innovations in public diplomacy. In addition to serving as a teaching assistant for Introduction to Media and Entertainment Industries, she has been a research assistant for the Austin Digital Assessment and the Media Industries and Entertainment Program