Neil Nemeth, Ph.D.

Interim Chair for the Communication and Creative Arts Department

Associate Professor of Communication

Neil Nemeth


Neil Nemeth manages the daily activities of the Department of Communication and Creative Arts, including the academic schedule, program review, assessment and the operation of the department office. He has held the position since September 2020.

Previous Roles

  • Interim and Associate Dean for Planning, Resources and Effectiveness, College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences, 2017-2020
  • Faculty Fellow for Assessment, Office of Academic Affairs, 2019-2020
  • Faculty Adviser, The Chronicle/The Pioneer student newspaper, 2013-2018 (Adviser of the Year, Student Affairs, 2017)
  • Faculty Fellow, Office of Academic Affairs, 2014-2015
  • Secretary of the Faculty, 2013-2016
Neil Nemeth


(219) 989-2631

Office Location:

Hammond, Porter Hall 118G


  • Ph.D. – Mass Communication, Indiana University
  • M.A. – Journalism, The Ohio State University
  • B.S. – Journalism, The Ohio University

Areas of Expertise

  • News Reporting and Editing
  • Mass Communication Law and Ethics
  • Interviewing