Justin Brown


Member Of:
  • School of Public Policy
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Email Address: jbrown622@gatech.edu


Justin S. Brown teaches Internet Law and mass communications policy.  Justin possess demonstrated expertise in digital technology and policy issues including broadband deployment, network neutrality and data privacy.  Justin served as the 2015-16 MCI Communications Congressional Fellow, working in the office of Sen. Brian Schatz (D-HI) to help support his role as ranking minority member of the Communications, Technology, Innovation and the Internet subcommittee.  

Justin has made numerous research presentations at conferences organized by the International Communications Association (ICA), American Educators in Journalism & Mass Communication (AEJMC) and the Telecommunication Policy Research Conference (TPRC). His policy work in represented in such publications as Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Communication Research, Communication Law & Policy, Federal Communications Law Journal, Cornell Journal of Law & Public Policy, IDEA: Intellectual Property Law Review, Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly and info: The journal of policy, regulation and strategy for telecommunications, information and media

In addition to engaging in teaching and research, Justin serves in the role of center coordinator at Mercer University in Atlanta where he facilitates student success, provides academic support to faculty and staff and engages in community outreach.  

  • Ph.D. Mass Communications The Pennsylvania State University
  • M.A. Telecommunications Studies The Pennsylvania State University.
  • B.S. Journalism University of Oregon


Research Fields:
  • Information and Communications Technology Policy
  • Communication Policy
  • Digital Communication
  • Privacy
  • Regulation


  • PUBP-4514: Mass Communications Pol
  • PUBP-4650: Internet Law
  • PUBP-6514: Mass Communications Plcy