Erica Newport, PhD
Erica Newport is a communications/interdisciplinary educator, speaker, and academic thought-leader, specializing in General Education leadership and 21st-Century educating. She started at Keiser in 2016, prior to teaching doctorate students qualitative research and media studies at the City University, Hong Kong, and at the Shanghai Research Institute, in China, while serving as a teaching and research fellow at the University of Florida, via a National Science Foundation fellowship (2012 – 2018). In 2018, she was appointed General Education/Interdisciplinary Studies Chair at KU, New Port Richey. One year later Newport secured the University Department Chair appointment for General Education Studies, overseeing 24 campuses.