Kim Andrew Elliott is an audience research analyst in the U.S. International Broadcasting Bureau. He also produces VOA Radiogram, an experimental program which transmits text and images via shortwave. From 1995 to 2002, he was producer and host of "Communications World," a popular weekly Voice of America program about electronic media and international broadcasting.
Before he came to the Voice of America in 1985, Dr. Elliott was on the faculties of communication at the University of Massachusetts and the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.
He has a B.A. (1974) in international affairs from the George Washington University and an M.A. (1977) and Ph.D. (1979) in communication from the University of Minnesota.
Dr. Elliott's papers and articles have appeared in Foreign Policy, Foreign Service Journal, New York Times, Houston Chronicle, The Age (Melbourne), Journalism Quarterly, Gazette, Radio World, Monitoring Times, the Wiley Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and other publications. He reports on developments in international broadcasting at his soon-to-be-revived personal website, www.kimandrewelliott.com.
Views expressed are his own and not those of the Broadcasting Board of Governors.