Dr. Karen Stewart

Academic CV Current Highlights



PhD Visual Communication 2010

Hugh Downs School of Human Communication

Arizona State University

MS in Public Relations 2003

Montana State University - Billings

BA in Studio Art 1994

Montana State University -  Bozeman

Teaching Positions


Assistant Professor of Media Studies

2015 - Present

SUNY Oneonta Dept. Communication & Media

Communication Studies Lecturer


MSU Billings Dept. of Communication

Teaching Associate / Instructor


ASU Hugh Downs School of Human Communication

Otome Video Game Research Presentations


SWPACA Conference - Gaming Division

February 2018 - 2021


SCMS Conference - Video Game Division

March 2018

SUNY Oneonta Convivium Speaker

November 2017

SUNY Oneonta Life of the Mind

November 2016 and 2018

Student Research Assistant Grant Funding

Five Grants and Four Faculty Development Awards

SUNY Oneonta  - $15,825 total

College Service

SUNY Oneonta College Senate Secretary

2018 - present

Media Studies Area Coordinator

2018 - 2019

Media Studies Tenure Track Hiring Committee Chair

2018 - 2019

Media Studies New Curriculum Committee

2015 - present

Department Grade Dispute Committee

2017 - present