Glen T. Cameron, professor emeritus and the Maxine Wilson Gregory Chair in Journalism Research in the University of Missouri School of Journalism, is the 2021 recipient of the Paul J. Deutschmann Award for Excellence in Research by the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC).
The award recognizes a body of significant research over the course of an individual’s career. It is named in honor of Paul J. Deutschmann, who developed the College of Communication Arts at Michigan State University. It serves as the AEJMC Research Award, recognizing the top scholars in the association who have made a major impact on the research of the field during their careers.
Cameron started at the University of Missouri in 1998. His research includes studies of strategic communication, conflict management and personalized health messaging. He is co-author of the leading introductory text in public relations, Public Relations: Strategies and Tactics, in its 11th edition with translations into nine languages. Cameron has authored or co-authored six additional books, 19 book chapters, and over 170 journal articles garnering nearly 11,000 citations in the scholarly literature.