Julie Snyder-Yuly



Office:309 Catt Hall
2224 Osborn Dr
Ames IA


Snyder-Yuly earned a master’s degree in interdisciplinary graduate studies in communication, sociology, and industrial education from Iowa State University and a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology from the University of Iowa. Her doctoral dissertation in communications studies from the University of Utah examines microaggressions found in viral news stories, their images and reader comments related to Black homeless males. Her research and teaching areas are critical cultural studies, race and gender, interpersonal communication, public speaking, and leadership. She is the co-author of two journal articles and a book chapter related to race and media and an online article examining the need for social media alternatives.