Andrew Corner M.A., APR

Andrew Corner

Professor of Practice

Department
  • Advertising & Public Relations
cornera@msu.edu
(517) 355-5084

Biography

Andrew Corner, M.A., APR, is Professor of Practice in the Department of Advertising + Public Relations.

Prior to joining MSU full-time, Corner spent eight years with The Rossman Group, a Michigan-based, statewide issue management consultancy where he provided strategic counseling and account management services for clients in multiple industries. His background also includes a decade in the communications department of Ingham Regional Medical Center (Lansing, Mich.), where he developed expertise in media relations, crisis management and internal communication programs. In his final position there, as system manager of marketing operations, he had operational responsibility for all of the health system’s organizational and internal communication initiatives, media relations, trade shows and health fairs, publications and Internet applications.

Corner is accredited in public relations by the Public Relations Society of America and is a 2001 graduate of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Michigan program. He holds a master’s degree in public relations management and a bachelor’s degree in communication from Michigan State University.

Roles & Responsibilities

Instruction

  • Writing for Public Relations
  • Advanced Public Relations Writing and Editing
  • Public Relations Management
  • Media Relations
  • International Advertising
  • Co-instructor, Chicago Field Experience
  • Co-instructor, New York Field Experience
  • Co-director, “Advertising + Public Relations a la Mediterranean” Education Abroad program

Administrative

  • Director of Undergraduate Studies, Advertising + Public Relations
  • Director of the Public Relations Minor
  • ComArtSci representative to the University Committee on Undergraduate Education
  • UCUE representative to the Athletic Council
Courses

Writing for Public Relations: ADV 225, Section 101, 730

Contact Information

404 Wilson Rd, Room 330
Communication Arts and Sciences Building
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824