Senior Staff

Liuning (Matt) Zhou
Research Director
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Matt Zhou holds a Ph.D. in communication from the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. As research director, Zhou oversees the development and execution of Center’s research projects, coordinates the research process with partners, and leads quality control efforts.

Zhou’s research focuses on international telecommunications, communication technologies, communications policy, and new media for marketing, and he has presented and published research on those topics.  Zhou has a deep understanding of research methodology, and teaches research methods and data analytics classes in the Communication Management program at the USC Annenberg School.