Allison Steinke Earns Dissertation Award

Announced at ICA 2023
Allison Steinke Award

Teaching Assistant Professor Allison Steinke (Ph.D. '22) received the International Communication Association (ICA) Journalism Studies Division's 2023 Outstanding Dissertation Award on May 28, 2023, at ICA 2023 in Toronto, Canada.

Nominated by Ph.D. adviser Valérie Bélair-Gagnon, Steinke received the award for her work on her 2022 dissertation: "The Institutionalization of Solutions Journalism." This prize recognizes and rewards doctoral dissertation research that explains, enlightens, inspires, and improves the practice and study of journalism and communication worldwide.