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Anthony Kelso, PhD

Associate Professor

PhD, New York University
MA, University of Michigan
BS, University of Michigan

Office: Murphy Center, 3rd Fl., Room 340
Phone: (914) 633-7795
Office Hours: Monday 9:15 am - 10:45 am, Wednesday 9:15 am - 10:45 am

In addition to a variety of instructional experience, Dr. Kelso has maintained a career in advertising for over fifteen years, working both as a producer and as a copywriter. After holding staff positions at Young & Rubicam and J. Walter Thompson, Tony decided to establish his own freelance business, which he has been managing for over eight years.

Current Research & Distinctions

Advertising and religion, advertising and audience reception, the history of advertising, and the news media as instruments of propaganda.