Professor of Journalism

Office Location 
Fine Arts 235
Mailing Address 
2083 Lawrence Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

B.A., Yale; M.M., Westminster Choir College; Ph.D., Rutgers

A journalist since 1981 who continues to work professionally part time, Dr. McKinley teaches writing, graphic design, and multimedia. Her research focuses on television and identity formation and the social construction of the news. She is author of the book “Beverly Hills 90210”: Television, Gender, and Identity and has completed a study of “Dawson’s Creek.” She is also a part-time musician.