Dr. Craig Allen

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Dr. Craig Allen
Associate Dean, Downtown Campus
Downtown
Department: 
Deans Office

Office Location: 
UCENT 160A
Phone Number: 
480-496-6786

Craig Allen is an Associate Professor and Associate Dean of the Barrett Honors College at the Downtown Phoenix Campus.  He supervises Barrett’s Downtown faculty, leadership team, and 750 students.  Allen’s leadership also includes five years as chair of the ASU University Hearing Board, past presidency of ASU’s Downtown University Senate and membership on the University Academic Council and the ASU General Studies Council.

Allen has written extensively on political media, presidential communication, and the international mass media.  He has conducted pioneering historical research on Spanish language television.   His books include News Is People: The Rise of Local TV News.  His works have appeared in the Journal of American History, Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, Presidential Studies Quarterly, and the Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media.