School of Communication

Irving J. Rein

Department of Communication Studies

Irving J. Rein

1815 Chicago Ave, Room 201
Evanston, IL 60208-1340
Graduate Programs: Communication Studies

Irving Rein's primary research and teaching interests are popular culture, crisis management, and place marketing. He is currently researching the distribution and content changes affecting popular culture.


PhD University of Pittsburgh
MA Arizona State University
BA/BS University of Minnesota

Recent Publications

The Elusive Fan: Reinventing Sports in a Crowded Marketplace (McGraw-Hill, 2006)

High Visibility: Transforming Your Personal and Professional Brand, 3rd edition. (McGraw-Hill, 2006)

Marketing Latin American and Caribbean Nations (2006)

Recent Awards and Honors

2011 Clarence Simon Award for Teaching and Mentoring
1999-2000 Outstanding Professor of the Year, National Communication Association


CS 275-0 Persuasive Images
CS 377-0 Marketing Popular Culture