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Justin  Brown

Justin Brown

Justin Brown
Assistant Professor


Office: CIS 3103
Phone: 813/720-7101



Justin S. Brown is an assistant professor in the School of Mass Communications teaching courses in telecommunications, law and research methods. His research focuses on telecommunications law and policy issues including broadband deployment and new media.  He has made numerous research presentations at conferences organized by the International Communications Association (ICA), American Educators in Journalism & Mass Communication (AEJMC), Broadcast Education Association (BEA) and the Telecommunication Policy Research Conference (TPRC).  His research is represented in such publications as Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Communication Research, Communication Law & Policy, Federal Communications Law Journal, Cornell Journal of Law & Public Policy, IDEA: Intellectual Property Law Review, Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly and info: The journal of policy, regulation and strategy for telecommunications, information and media.

He earned his B.S. (Journalism) from the University of Oregon, and both his M.A. (Telecommunication Studies) and Ph.D. (Mass Communication) from Penn State University. Justin recently served as the ASPA-MCI Communications Congressional Fellow working in the office of Sen. Brian Schatz (D-HI) to support his role as ranking member of the Subcommittee on Communication Technology, Innovation and the Internet.