Emily Metzgar

The Media School IU Bloomington

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Areas of Expertise

Public diplomacy, international communication, international exchange, Japan, China, media and society, international broadcasting, information diplomacy, strategic communication, American foreign policy, East Asia, international security, political communication, social media.

Expert Bio

A former United States diplomat, policy analyst and columnist, Emily Metzgar is associate professor and director of the honors program in The Media School. She is also affiliated faculty with the Department of International Studies in the Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies. Her research focuses on public diplomacy, international communication and the role of media in society. Her book “The JET Program & the U.S.-Japan Relationship” is forthcoming from Lexington Books. She is under contract with Oxford University Press for a book focused on the policy and politics of U.S. information diplomacy since World War II.

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Updated on: January 3, 2020