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

SUSAN RENOE, PhD, is the Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, Extension & Engagement at the University of Missouri. In her role, Susan works to strengthen the university’s impact on the state of Missouri, the nation, and the world. She serves as Executive Director of the NSF-funded Center for Advancing Research Impact in Society (OIA-1810732), is an assistant professor of strategic communication in the MU School of Journalism and is a 2021 AAAS Fellow.

She serves on several advisory boards including the Network for Advancing & Evaluating the Societal Impact of Science, the Research Impact Assessment Advisory Board for the Centres de Recerca de Catalunya and the University of Missouri Museum of Anthropology. She also served as a juror for the 2017 Swedish Impact Award and was a 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: September 29, 2022