• Doctoral Dissertation: Toward a Definition of Public Journalism. School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, August 1995. Adviser: Philip Meyer.

  •  “A New Look at Television Viewing and Adult Vocabulary,” International Journal of Public Opinion Research, Vol. 7, No. 1 (Spring 1995) p. 56.

  • “The Impact of Public Journalism on Traditional Newsroom Beliefs,” a research paper presented at the 50th Annual Conference of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, May 1995, Fort Lauderdale, FL.