TEACHING

University of South Florida

Assistant Professor of Digital and Sports Media

2019 – Present

Multimedia Journalism Instructor II

2017 – 2019

 

Multimedia Journalism Instructor I

2012 – 2017

 

Adjunct Instructor

2011 – 2012

University of Central Florida

Adjunct Instructor

2005

Courses Taught

Undergraduate (through Spring 2020)

  • TV News (21 sections)

  • Electronic Field Production (18 sections)

  • Writing for the Mass Media (5 sections)

  • Sports and Media (3 sections)

  • Broadcast News (2 sections)

  • Issues in Sports and Media (1 section)

  • Multimedia Sports Reporting (1 section)

  • Single Camera Production (1 section) 

Graduate

  • Introduction to Mass Comm Research (1 section)

  • Issues in Sports and Media (1 section)

This is a 2018 faculty profile produced in an undergraduate promotions course as a corporate video. Special thanks to Marissa Allen and Emily Combs for their wonderful work producing this video.

This is a 2014 faculty profile produced in an undergraduate documentary course. Special thanks to three of my former USF students who selected me for their profile. This documentary was produced by Alivia Tassely, Alexandra Velasco, and Annarelis Marquez.

SERVICE

University of South Florida

  • College of Arts & Sciences Technology/Computer Committee, 2018 – present

  • Athletics Council, 2016 – present

  • Faculty Senate Council on Technology for Instruction and Research, 2013 – present

  • Commencement Marshall

 

Zimmerman School of Advertising & Mass Communications

  • Executive Committee

    • Member, 2013 – 2017

  • Diversity Committee

    • Chair, 2015 – 2016

    • Member, 2012 – 2016

  • Faculty Search Committee, member, 2012 – 2013

  • Online News Association (ONA)

    • Faculty adviser, Student chapter, 2014 – present

    • Founding member, Tampa professional chapter, 2014 – present

Reviewer

  • Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly

  • Communication & Sport

  • Southern Communication Journal

  • Kian, E., Schultz, B., Clavio, G., & Sheffer, M.L. (Eds). Multimedia sports journalism: A practice guide for the digital age.

  • IACS, International Association for Communication and Sport.

  • NCA, Communication and Sport Division.

  • AEJMC, Electronic News Division.

  • AEJMC, Sport Communication Interest Group.

© Travis R. Bell

  • Facebook Clean Grey
  • Twitter Clean Grey
  • LinkedIn Clean Grey