Faculty and Staff
Molly Niesen, PhD
Office: 1410 - Coleman Hall
Phone: 217-581-2016 (messages)
Office Hours for Spring 2015: Tuesdays and Thursdays 9-9:30, 12:15-2 or by appointment
Ph.D. Communications, Institute of Communications Research, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013
For more information, please visit the Speakers Bureau Webpage.
Crisis of Consumerism: Advertising, Activism, and the Battle over the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, 1969-1980. Open access: https://ideals.illinois.edu/bitstream/handle/2142/46602/Molly_Niesen.pdf?sequence=1
Niesen, Molly (2012). “The Little Old Lady Has Teeth: The U.S. Federal Trade Commission and the Advertising Industry, 1970-3,” Advertising & Society Review Vol. 12, No. 4. Online at: http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/advertising_and_society_review/v012/12.4.niesen.html
Niesen, Molly (2011). “Public Enemy Number One: The US Advertising Council's First Drug Abuse Prevention Campaign.” Substance Use and Misuse Vol. 46, No. 7, 872-881.
Blogging periodically at mollyniesen.com