Marlene Neill, Ph.D., APR

Photo of Marlene Neill, Ph.D., APR Marlene Neill, Ph.D., APR, is an assistant professor at Baylor University. She teaches courses in public relations and advertising. She also serves as the Faculty Adviser for the Baylor PRSSA Chapter. Her research interests include public relations management and ethics. She has published research in the following journals: Journal of Mass Media Ethics, Public Relations Review, Journal of Communication Managementand Journal of Advertising Education. Neill is an Accredited member of the Central Texas Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. She served as the chair for the Southwest District of PRSA in 2011. At the national level, Neill served a three-year term on the Universal Accreditation Board, which administers the Examination for Accreditation in Public Relations; in 2012, she served on the Nominating Committee, which selects national board officers; and she was appointed to the Board of Ethics and Professionals Standards in January of 2013. Neill received her doctorate in advertising from the University of Texas at Austin, her Master of Arts in journalism from the University of Missouri at Columbia, and her Bachelor of Science in journalism from the University of Kansas.