Communication Research &
Michael D. Cozzens earned his quantitative doctorate in Communications Research, with
an emphasis in "Organizational Communications," from the Annenberg School of
Communications at the University of Southern California. In addition to a B.A. in
psychology from U.C. San Diego, he holds an M.A. in communication theory and research
from U.S.C., and an M.A. in rhetoric from U.C. Berkeley.
Dr. Cozzens has been with SRI for nearly 15 years. As chief methodologist for the
Institute, he oversees the research and instrument design, data collection and
analyses, as well as the interpretation of the findings from the research conducted
through the Institute.
Dr. Cozzens has more than six years experience teaching research and
communication-related courses in both the University of California system (U.C.L.A.,
U.C. Santa Barbara and U.C. Berkeley) and in the California State University system
(Cal-State Fullerton), as well as at U.S.C. He's taught at both the undergraduate
and graduate levels.
He is a "reviewer" for such noted academic journals as:
Communication Research and Human
Communication Research; as well as for the prestigious National Science