Scholarship is a primary focus of the University of Illinois. Our faculty members are engaged in research that is theory-driven and relevant to the broader advertising and communications field. We work across disciplinary boundaries from history, psychology, and sociology to consumer research, agricultural communication, health communication, public relations and advertising.


Examples of recently presented or published works are found here.


Examples of student-faculty academic papers are found here.


Faculty members regularly seek out and receive funding from internal and external funding agencies. Some examples are found here.


We welcome visiting scholars from around the world. Interested scholars should view policies and procedures here.