Patrick Owusu Ansah

Patrick Owusu Ansah

Patrick Owusu Ansah

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Climate Change Communication, Science Communication, Crisis Communication

Patrick Owusu Ansah is a Ph.D. Student and Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of Communication at George Mason University. His research interests comprise media coverage of climate change, climate reporting in enhancing public engagement, and crisis communication approach in media coverage. Patrick earned a bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies, with emphasis in Broadcast Journalism, from Christian Service University, Ghana. Also, before joining George Mason University, Patrick received his master’s degree from Shanghai International Studies University’s School of Journalism and Communication in International Journalism, China, and a Diploma in Education from the University of Education, Winneba, Ghana.

Courses Taught

COMM 101: Fundamentals of Communication

Recent Presentations

Ansah, P. & Adade-Yeboah, A. (2021) Framing Analysis of GhanaWeb’s coverage of Deforestation in Ghana within the context of Sustainable Development. International Association for Media and Communication Research, July 11-15, 2021, Nairobi, Kenya

Ansah, P. & Guo, K. (2019) Comparing CGTN Africa and BBC Africa’s Coverage of Cyclone Idai in Africa: A Social Responsibility Standard and Geographical Proximity Approach. 5th International Conference on Advances in Education and Social Sciences, October 21-23, 2019- Istanbul, Turkey.