Lesa Hatley Major
Associate Dean of the School of Media
Lesa Hatley Major joined the IU School of Journalism in 2006. She teaches graduate and undergraduate courses at IU. Hatley Major has worked in radio and television news. She worked as a general reporter, health reporter, assistant news director and anchor. She earned her PhD in Mass Communication & Public Affairs from Louisiana State University (2006).
Professor Hatley Major taught undergraduate and graduate courses in the Manship School of Mass Communication at Louisiana State University (2003 – 2006). She taught as an adjunct instructor in the Department of Journalism at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana (2000). She also taught undergraduate and graduate counseling courses at Northwestern State University (1991 – 1993).