Pratiti Diddi

Pratiti Diddi

Pratiti Diddi

Assistant Professor

Crisis, health, and strategic communications, message design, social media

Pratiti Diddi (PhD, Pennsylvania State University) is assistant professor at George Mason University. Her research is at the intersection of public relations, strategic communications, and social media. Specifically, her research examines social media’s influence on strategic communication initiatives in health and crisis-risk communication context.

Her work has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as Public Relations Review, Journal of Health Communication, International Journal of Strategic Communications and the Journal of Product & Brand Management, among others. Dr. Diddi has three years of work experience in the print and online media landscape in India.


Ph.D., Mass Communications, Pennsylvania State University 

M.A., Mass Communications, Louisiana State University

B.A., English Literature, University of Delhi, India