Joe Abisaid

Assistant Professor of Communication Studies

Joe Abisaid, Ph.D.
Contact Info:
Campus: McNichols Campus
Building: Briggs Building
Room: 117A
Phone: 313-993-1151
Joe Abisaid, Ph.D.
Area of Expertise:
Public Relations
Political Communication
Media Effects
Public Opinion
Research Methods


  • Ph.D, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • B.A., Michigan State University


Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, Joe Abisaid received his Ph.D. and M.A. in Communication Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (with a minor in mass communication). He teaches undergraduate courses in public relations, political communication, public opinion, research methods, and advertising. His research interests focus on the nature of news media content and its effects. Abisaid joined the University in 2016.