Stuart Fischoff collection, 1986-2007
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Brief Description: The Stuart Fischoff Collection consists of original research papers, notes, research papers from former students, press clippings, screenplays, teleplays, class syllabus, course materials and media press kits. The collection is housed in the Global Media Research Center's reading room within the College of Mass Communication and Media Arts at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Held at:
Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
605 Agriculture Dr.
MC 6632
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: 618-453-2516
Fax: 618-453-3451
Email: speccoll [at]
Record Series Number: 1/
Created by: Fischoff, Stuart
Volume: 6.0 Boxes
Arrangement: Arranged by material type.
Biographical Note for Fischoff, Stuart : Dr. Fischoff was the founding President of the American Psychological Association’s Media Psychology Division (now called The Society for Media Psychology and Technology) and was responsible for creating the first Media Psychology Lab, co-founding the first Media Psychology journal, starting the first graduate program in Media Psychology, and assisting in developing the first Media Psychology PhD program. Dr. Fischoff was the Senior Editor of the Journal of Media Psychology (JMP). Founded in 1996, JMP was the first American journal devoted singularly to media psychology. He was an Emeritus Professor of Media Psychology at California State University, Los Angeles, where he taught for 33 years. During that time he established the first graduate degree program in Media Psychology and the nation’s first exclusive lab for the study of media psychology.
Access Restrictions: For use by appointment only at the Global Media Research Center located at the College of Mass Communication and Media Arts, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.  Visit
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Gift
PreferredCitation: [Item], Stuart Fischoff collection, Global Media Research Center, College of Mass Communication and Media Arts, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.