Jon Leon Torn

Jon Leon Torn Assistant Professor
Northern Arizona University
Electronic Media & Film
Blg COM 16 Rm #337
Phone: 928-523-4436


  • media theory and practice
  • rhetoric and public culture

Courses offered

  • EMF 122: Introduction to Media Studies
  • EMF 328W: Writing for EMF Producers and Executives
  • EMF 330W: Writing Media Criticism
  • CST 568: Communication, Technology and Society

Representative research and creative activity


PhD, Rhetoric and Public Culture, Northwestern University, 2008
MA, Speech Communication, California State University--Northridge, 1997
BS, Radio-TV-Film, University of Texas at Austin, 1989