Dr. Elizabeth Bates
Phone: (254) 710-1270
E-mail: Elizabeth_Bates @baylor.edu
Office: Castellaw 255
- Public Relations Media Programming¬
- Writing for Media Markets
- Sul Ross State University, 2001
Bachelor of Arts (Communications)
- Texas Tech University, 2004
Master of Arts (Mass Communications)
- Texas Tech University, 2010. Ph.D. (Mass Communications)
Year Started at Baylor
- Taught speech communications at Pecos High School.
- Taught several public relations and mass communication courses at Texas Tech University.¬
- W Mortar Board Circle of Excellence for Outstanding Teaching award in 2010.
- Voted 2009 Collegiate Teacher of the Year by Texas Business and Technology Educators Association.
- President of Habitat for Humanity, Sul Ross Campus Chapter.
- President of the Mass Communication Graduate Student Society at Texas Tech University.
Interests & Hobbies
- How social media can be used in public relations efforts.
- Walking my dogs.
Favorite Thing about Teaching
- "My favorite part about teaching is seeing the progress students make throughout the semester, particularly among students who struggle in the beginning. I also enjoy hearing from former students who are excelling in the workforce."
Favorite Thing about Baylor
- "My favorite thing about Baylor is the small classes and the friendly people."