Mass Communicationsvancantfort

Dr. Dale Van Cantfort
Department Chair
Faculty Advisor, WRFP

EDUCATION
PhD Mass Communications Grady College of Journalism & Mass Communication at the University of Georgia
M.B.A. Georgia College & State University
B.B.A. Stetson University, cum laude

TEACHING
Radio Production 1 - MCOM 260
Radio Production 2 - MCOM 355
Advanced Studies in Mass Media - MCOM 400
Mass Media Internship - MCOM 410
Communication Law & Ethics - MCOM 430
Electronic Media Sales & Programming - MCOM 303
Sportscasting - MCOM 304
Announcing for Radio and Television - MCOM 305
Advertising & Communications - MCOM 370

SERVICE
Faculty Adviser to WRFP, the student-run radio station at Piedmont College
Piedmont College Liaison to Georgia Public Broadcasting
Member of the Executive Committee of the Habersham County Archway Partnership
Chairman of the Habersham County Planning Commission
Member of the Hall of Fame Committee for the Georgia Association of Broadcasters

BACKGROUND
Owned and operated radio stations in Georgia and South Carolina for 25 years. Has been a full-time college professor for over 12 years. Married 38 years to Tara and has two grown daughters and one grand-child.