Contact & Location


School of Journalism
and Mass Media

Physical Address:
Administration Bldg. 347
PHONE: (208) 885-6458
FAX: (208) 885-6450
E-MAIL: jamm@uidaho.edu

Mailing Address:
School of Journalism
and Mass Media
c/o University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3178
Moscow, ID 83844-3178

Justin Barnes

Justin Barnes

Office: Administration Building 342B
Phone: 208-885-4452
Email: barnesj@uidaho.edu
Mailing Address: MS 3178 875 Perimeter Drive

Moscow, ID 83844-3178

College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences
Assistant Professor of Advertising

  • Biography

    Justin Barnes brings teaching experience from both the University of Idaho and Washington State University, having developed several courses at each institution.  Before joining the faculty, Justin was a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Sport Management Program at WSU. Justin also has industrial experience in New York City with Ruder Finn, Inc., where he assisted clients in public relation, advertising, branding, and integrated marketing campaigns. In his final year at RF, Justin researched branding, advertising, and integrated marketing trends within social media.

    Justin’s philosophy as an instructor is to foster an atmosphere of openness, creativity, and reflection within the classroom. In addition, Justin promotes a collaborative and interactive experience where students lack fear and positively exchange thoughts and dialogue concerning JAMM’s best interests.

  • Research Projects
      Research Interests:
    • Athletic reputation and its impact on the perception of a university’s academic quality
    • The big business of collegiate athletics
    • Consumer behavior when purchasing athletic equipment
    • Sport Management Ethics
    • Pedagogical style and its impact on moral development
    • Branding, advertising, and integrated marketing trends in social media