Dr. Rey Rosales is currently the Associate Dean of the Faculty of Fine Arts and Communications (FFAC) at MacEwan University in Edmonton, AB, Canada. He is also a faculty member of the journalism program.
Awards and Fellowships
Rey is an award-winning educator and media advisor, and has received numerous journalism fellowships throughout his career. In 2008, he was one of 20 communications faculty fellows in the United States who were chosen to participate in the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (ATAS) week-long seminar. Rey has also held fellowships with the American Press Institute (API), American Society of Newspaper Editors (ASNE) and National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) among others.
In 2007 Rey was named by the Associated College Press as the Online Pacemaker Award winner, the highest national award given to a college publication. In 2005 Rey won the Honor Roll Newspaper Adviser of the Year Award given by the College Media Advisers (CMA) of the U.S.
Rey recently completed a highly selective entrepreneurship program at the MIT Sloan School of Management (Certificate in Teaching New Ventures Leadership -- Summer 2016). He also completed a management development program (2012) at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. He was also chosen as one of the select participants for the Breakthrough Models Academy (2014) held at MIT and was sponsored by Educause and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Rey holds a PhD in Journalism from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and a masters in Radio-TV from Arkansas State University. Rey's research interests include online communication, online learning and international communication.