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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

CHARLES D MITCHELL

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SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM & NEW MEDIA
ASSISTANT DEAN OF JOURNALISM AND ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
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103 FARLEY
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-8780
Joined UM: 08/16/2010

Brief Bio

Charlie Mitchell is assistant dean of the Meek School of Journalism and New Media and an assistant professor. He is a 1975 graduate of Mississippi State University with a bachelor's degree in communications and a 1986 graduate of The University of Mississippi School of Law with a juris doctorate. He worked for The Vicksburg Post from 1975 until 1983 as a reporter and photographer and then as managing and executive editor from 1986 until August 2010. He was on the journalism faculty at the University of Mississippi from 1984 until 1986. He is a past president of the Mississippi Press Association and is a past president of the Mississippi-Louisiana Associated Press Managing Editors Association. His weekly column, Conversation, has won state and regional awards and also appears in more than 20 newspapers statewide. He also won awards for his reporting from Iraq and in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. He is a member of the Mississippi Bar Association and is admitted to practice in state and federal courts.

Degrees

BA
COMMUNICATIONS
MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY, STARKVILLE, MISSISSIPPI (1975)
JD
LAW
THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI/ UNIVERSITY, MISSISSIPPI (1986)

Committee Memberships

University Standing Committee
Events Committee - Journalism
Other Kind of Committee
Executive Committee - Journalism
Other Kind of Committee
Honors Council Committee
Other Kind of Committee
Recruitment - School of Journalism
Other Kind of Committee
Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honor College
UG Application Selection Committee