Dr. Mark Nunes is Professor of English and Media Studies. He is also Chair for the Department of English, Technical Communication, and Media Arts. He came to Southern Polytechnic State University in July, 2006.
He earned his interdisciplinary Ph.D. in the Culture, History, and Theory program of Emory University’s Institute of the Liberal Arts. He also holds a Master’s Degree in English from the University of Virginia, and a Master’s Degree in Psychology (Visual Cognition) from Columbia University.
His ongoing research focuses on the cultural impact of new media on contemporary society. He is Chair of the Communication and Digital Culture Area of the Popular Culture Association.