Annalise Baines is a first-year Ph.D. student in the William Allen White School of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of Kansas. Originally from Windisch, Switzerland, she completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Zurich, Switzerland, and her master’s degree at KU in journalism. She has citizenship in the United States, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.
Her research interests include the examination of audience response to marketing messages, social and digital media technologies, and understanding social media audiences. She is an executive committee member of the Graduate Student Interest Group (GSIG) at AEJMC and has presented her research at the 2020 Midwinter and National AEJMC conferences. She enjoys travel, playing tennis and biking.