William Smith
William Smith
Associate Professor
Director, Emergent Media Program, Shanghai
Division of Communication and Creative Media
Affiliated with Master of Science in Emergent Media

Dr. William Smith is an American citizen living in Shanghai China with international background in Asia with a PhD in media and communications from the European Graduate School, (Europäische Universität Für Interdisziplinäire Studien (German) in Saas Fee Switzerland. I received highest honors — summa cum laude.

In addition, his background includes over eight years of multicultural teaching experience, at institutions and universities throughout Asia, instructing students whose second language is English. He has significant experience in academic and curriculum development, and working collaboratively in a diverse environment, as well as, independently initiating and conducting academic research, and committee participation.

Dr. Smith  has established and maintained strong partnerships and networks with industry stakeholders throughout Asia, working in media industries for ten years in key management positions, such as Creative Director for a Design Agency and Magazine, and as  a Corporate Communications Manager.

The New School University, Master of Arts
European Graduate School, Doctor of Philosophy
The Evergreen State College, Bachelor of Arts

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