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Associate Professor


  • PhD, Southern Illinois University- Carbondale
  • MA, Zhongshan University-China
  • BA, Hunan Normal University-China

Teaching Specialties

  • Internet Communications
  • Multimedia Production
  • Mass Media and Society
  • Mass Communication Theory
  • International Communication

Research Interests

  • News Credibility
  • New Media Technology
  • News coverage during times of crisis


  • Broadcast Education Association
  • Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • International Academy in Business Disciplines


Dr. Zeng teaches interactive media, mass media, and mass communication theory. Her areas of research include news credibility, news coverage during times of crisis, and on-demand media. She has published articles and presented papers in a variety of scholarly venues. She has conducted workshops on how to use on-demand media to advance knowledge for 8th grade "Girls of Promise," "Tech Teens," librarians and college professors in Arkansas.

Lily Zeng

Contact Information

P: (870) 972-3625
F: (870)972-2997


Building: Education/Communication
Room: 359

Alternative Contact

Pam Graham
P: (870) 972-3070