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Master , professor of Communications

Paul Martin Lester is a tenured, full professor of Communications at California State University, Fullerton.

Background

Lester, Paul Martin was born on March 21, 1953 in New York City. Son of Tom Martin and Jody (Caldwell) Lester.

Education

After an undergraduate degree in journalism from the University of Texas at Austin and employment as a photojournalist for The Times-Picayune in New Orleans, he received a Master's from the University of Minnesota and a Ph.D. from Indiana University in mass communications.

Career

Lester co-wrote a monthly column, "Ethics Matters" for News Photographer magazine for the National Press Photographers Association. From 2006, Lester was the editor of the Visual Communication Quarterly until 2011 when he was named editor of Journalism & Communication Monographs sponsored by the AEJMC and published by Sage. His research interests include mass media ethics, new communications technologies, and visual communications.

Works

Religion

The Zen of Photography (2007). The Zen of Photography (2000).

Connections

1 child, Allison.

father:
Tom Martin Lester

mother:
Jody (Caldwell) Lester

child:
Allison Lester