University of Southern California (Ph.D., MA), New York University (MA), Northwestern University (BS)
Media Studies, Sports Communication, Queer Theory/LGBT Studies, Cultural Studies
Evan Brody (Ph.D., University of Southern California) is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication. He studies the relationship between media content and industries, sports culture, and discourses of sexuality and LGBTQ identity. His work utilizes a variety of qualitative methods, including textual analysis, field studies, and in-depth interviews. In addition to his academic appointment he consults for entertainment companies and brand strategy firms where he provides content analysis, cultural research, industry studies, and qualitative data collection/analysis for a range of media-based projects.