Peter Bobkowski researches the developmental role of media among adolescents and emerging adults. His areas of expertise include social media and scholastic (student) media. He teaches in the News & Information track.
Teaching experience includes courses in information management (Infomania), writing and multimedia reporting, professional ethics, mass communication theory, and research methods.
- Information literacy
- Data literacy
- Research methods
- Mass communication theory
Professor Bobkowski's research focuses on the developmental role of mediated information among adolescents and emerging adults. This includes data literacy, information literacy, and the relationship between student journalism and civic engagement. He also has conducted research on sharing information about politics and religion via social media.
- Youth and media
- Civic engagement
- Information and data literacy
- Social media
- Media and religion
- Scholastic media
Selected Awards & Honors
Commission on the Status of Women, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC)
National Scholastic Press Association