Teri Del Rosso, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

326 Meeman Journalism Building
Office Hours
As posted
Teri Del Rosso


Ph.D., Media Studies, University of Oregon
M.A., Media Studies, Syracuse University
B.A., Public Relations and Organizational Communication, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse


About Dr. Teri Del Rosso

Dr. Teri Del Rosso is an assistant professor at the University of Memphis, where she teaches courses in public relations. She is a member of the Memphis chapter of PRSA and the UofM PRSSA faculty adviser. Before joining the faculty at the University of Memphis, Dr. Del Rosso taught outside of Boston at Bridgewater State University.

Dr. Del Rosso earned her B.A. in public relations and organizational communication from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and her M.A. in Media Studies from Syracuse University. In 2016 Dr. Del Rosso defended her dissertation and received her Ph.D. from the University of Oregon. Her dissertation explored how sexual health professionals target intersectional publics, and more specifically how they can adopt a reproductive justice lens for communicating to marginalized populations and communities.

Dr. Del Rosso's research and teaching interests coalesce around topics relating to public relations, sports, sexual health, and advocacy.