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Dr. Tony Peyronel


Anthony Peyronel, Ed.D                                                                                          

  • Department Chair
  • PRSSA Advisor                    
  • Compton Hall # 208
  • Department of Communication and Media Studies                                       
  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
  • Edinboro, PA 16444
  • U. S. A.

  • Email
  • Phone: 814.732.2444

  • Office Hours for Spring 2014
  • 1:00PM-3:00PM M
  • 10:30AM-12:00PM WF
  • Other Hours by Appointment

  • Courses for Spring 2014
  • JOUR 360              Writing for Public Relations      12:00 PM - 12:50 PM MWF Compton 216
  • COMM 540/640      Public Relations Management     3:00 PM - 5:30 PM   M     Compton 206

Dr. Tony Peyronel is chair of the department of communication and media studies at Edinboro University and serves as faculty advisor to the university’s chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA).  He is also a board member and past president of the Northwestern Pennsylvania chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA).

 Before joining the Edinboro faculty in 1992, he worked as a reporter with the Kittanning (PA) Leader-Times, a public relations writer at Penn State University, and as director of communications at Westminster College in New Wilmington, Pa. Peyronel has published articles in the Public Relations Society of America’s Counselors in Higher Education Monograph Series, the CASE International Journal of Educational Advancement, the Journal of Marketing for Higher Education, and Quill Magazine. He also frequently publishes op-eds in regional newspapers and appears as a media analyst on local television stations.

 Peyronel holds a bachelor’s degree in speech communication from Edinboro University, a master’s degree in journalism and public affairs from American University, and a doctorate in higher education administration from the University of Pittsburgh, where he specialized in public relations at colleges and universities. In 2012, Peyronel attended the Scripps Howard Leadership Academy, hosted by the Manship School of Mass Communication at Louisiana State University.