Hollie Smith, School of Journalism and Communication

Academic Areas:
Science Communication and Media

Hollie Smith is an academic expert in science communication and media. At the University of Oregon, she is assistant professor of science and environmental communication. Smith’s research focuses on how the media covers scientific and environmental issues, what effects the coverage has on decision-making behavior, and how innovative trainings can improve scientific understanding through media. Her work is largely collaborative, and has a focus on advancing knowledge in a way that will yield practical application and results. Smith primarily works on the issues of climate change, alternative energy, and public policy.

Contact: hollies@uoregon.edu | 541-346-2088


Recent Media:
Meet the faculty: Hollie Smith, assistant professor of science and environmental communication (University of Oregon, September 2018)