Syrenthia Robinson

Advanced Instructor

Office

109 Shanks Hall 
181 Turner St. NW 
Blacksburg, VA 24061

 

Phone

540-231-9827

Email

Department Membership

Communication

Expertise

  • Multimedia journalism
  • Video recording and editing
  • Web design and editing
  • Production management

Professional Activities

  • National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC)
  • National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ)

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Tennessee-Knoxville
  • M.S. University of Southern Mississippi
  • B.S. University of Southern Mississippi

Awards and Honors

1st Place Debut Paper – Courses Curricula Division, Broadcast Education Association 52nd Annual Convention, Las Vegas, NV, 2007

Best Research Award (Master’s Student), College of Communications 23rd Annual Research Symposium, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 2001

Additional Information

  • Teaching interests:
    Multimedia writing, reporting and editing
    Journalism
    Studio and field production
    Broadcast and cable television programming and production

Professional Experience

  • Manager, Original Programming and Production, HGTV, Scripps Networks Interactive, Knoxville, TN
  • News Producer, WVLT-TV, Knoxville, TN
  • News Producer, WDAM-TV, Hattiesburg, MS