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Darrell M. Newton, Ph.D.
Associate Dean - The Fulton School of Liberal Arts


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Darrell Mottley Newton has been working in higher education since 1979 and currently serves as Associate Dean for the Fulton School of Liberal Arts at Salisbury University. He also teaches media and cultural studies, film, broadcast writing and international media as a full professor in the Communication Arts department.

Newton holds a B.A. in Mass Communication with an emphasis in Broadcast Journalism. An M.A. in English was completed in 1981 and a second M.A. in Communication Arts from UW-Madison was earned in 1996, emphasizing transnationalism and television studies.

After extensive research in England on the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), Newton earned his Doctorate in Communication Arts in May 2002 with an emphasis in Media and Cultural Studies. Among other publications, he completed the book Paving the Empire Road: BBC Television and Black Britons for Manchester University Press, and is currently editing a second book, Adjusting the Contrast: British Television and Constructs of Race, also from Manchester.