Susan Renoe

Assistant Professor

Strategic Communication

Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, Extension & Engagement

101D Reynolds Journalism Institute

Missouri School of Journalism
Columbia, MO 65211-1200


B.A. and M.A. in Anthropology, University of Missouri
M.A. and Ph.D. in Education, University of California-Santa Barbara

Areas of Expertise
  • Institutional Communication
  • Research Impact
  • Science Communication

Dr. Susan Renoe is an Assistant Professor of Strategic Communication and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research, Extension & Engagement at the University of Missouri, a joint position between the Office of Research &Economic Development and the Office of Extension & Engagement. In her role, Susan works to strengthen the university’s impact on the state of Missouri. She is also Principal Investigator and Executive Director of the National Science Foundation-funded (NSF) Center for Advancing Research Impact in Society.

She serves on several advisory boards including the AAAS Leshner Leadership Institute for Public Engagement Fellows, the Network for Advancing & Evaluating the Societal Impact of Science, Knowledge Translation Australia, the STEM Ambassador Program, and the University of Missouri Museum of Anthropology. She also served as a juror for the 2017 Swedish Impact Award and is a former member of the Center for Advancing Informal Science Education’s Research and Practice task force

She received her MA and PHD in education from the University of California-Santa Barbara and BA and MA in anthropology from the University of Missouri.

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Updated: August 27, 2021