Dr. Gregory Perreault

Email: perreaultgp@appstate.edu

Office Hours: Wednesday 8:00am-3:00pm

Courses Currently Teaching:

  • COM 1300: Journalism Matters 

  • COM 4610: Specialized Reporting 

Teaching and Research Specialties:

  • Mobile Journalism 

  • Multimedia Journalism 

  • Niche Reporting 

  • Lifestyle Journalism 

  • Role Conception 

  • Metajournalistic Discourse 

  • Religion & Media Games Studies

Selected Publications:

  • Perreault, G. & Stanfield, K. (2018) Mobile Journalism as Lifestyle Journalism? Field Theory in the Integration of Mobile Journalism in Newsrooms and Mobile Journalist Role Conception. Journalism Practice. DOI: 10.1080/17512786.2018.1424021 

  • Perreault, M., Perreault, G, Jenkins, J. & Morrison, A. (2018, online 2016) Depictions of Female Protagonists in 2013 D.I.C.E. Game of the Year Award Winners. Games & Culture. 13,(8). DOI: 10.1177/1555412016679584 Perreault, G. & Vos, T. (2018, online 2016) The GamerGate controversy and Journalistic Paradigm Maintenance. Journalism: Theory, Practice, and Criticism. 19,(4). 

  • Perreault, M., Perreault, G., & McCarty, M. (2019-In Press) Marketing Gaming for Girls: Narrative Framing of Princess Zelda in American and Japanese Nintendo Commercials. Beyond Princess Culture. Foss, K. (Ed.) New York, NY: Peter Lang. 

  • Perreault, G. (2019) Moral Panics and Journalism. International Encyclopedia of Journalism Studies. Vos, T. & Hanusch, F. (Ed.) New York, NY: Routledge. 

  • Perreault, G. (2018) Journalism and Religion. Oxford Encyclopedia of Journalism Studies. Örnebring, H. (Ed.) New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Recent Awards:

-Top Faculty Paper. 2014 Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

  • Visual Communication Division 

- Top Student Paper. 2011 Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

  • Religion and Media Interest Group


  • Ph.D. in Journalism,  Missouri School of Journalism

  • M.A. in Communication, Culture & Technology, Georgetown University

  • B.A. in Communication, Palm Beach Atlantic University

Title: Assistant Professor, Journalism
Department: Department of Communication

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-2024

Office address
Walker Hall 245