Dr. Frank A Aycock

Contact and Overview

Email Address


Office Hours

Tuesday & Thursday 9:00am-9:30am, 10:45am-11:00am, 12:15pm-1:00pm


Ph.D., University of Tennessee-Knoxville
M.A., Auburn University
B.A., University of Alabama




Currently Teaching (Fall 2020)

COM 1600 Fundamentals of Electronic Media
COM 4580 Electronic/Media Broadcasting Capstone

Courses Taught

COM 1600 Fundamentals of Electronic Media
COM 2700 Foundations of Advertising
COM 3301 Writing for Electronic Media
COM 3305 Communication Law
COM 4040 International Advertising
COM 4315 Electronic Media Management
COM 4580 Electronic Media/Broadcasting Capstone Experience

Teaching Specialties

Electronic Media
International Courses
International Internships
Writing for Electronic Media
Research: Future of Television
International Research


Monetizing 21st Century Television, c. 2019

21st Century Television: The Players, the Viewers, The Money 1st ed. c. 2012, 2nd ed. c. 2015

Television In The Cloud, c. 2014

Research Interests

Future of Television (broadly defined)
Global Television

Recent Awards

Coordinator of Department of Communication/Universidad de Las Americas - Puebla (UDLAP) dual degree program

Title: Professor, Electronic Media/Broadcasting
Department: Department of Communication

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-2400

Office address
Beasley Media Complex 234