Michael Farzinpour

Michael Farzinpour

Graduate Teaching Associate
Ph.D. Student
Michael Farzinpour

Office: Communication 203

Michael is a Ph.D. student whose research focuses on communication technology and social networks. He is interested in real-world applications of communication theory within organizational contexts. Michael is also passionate about teaching.


The Effects of Female Superhero Body Types on Parasocial Relationships, Perceived Homophily, and Self-Esteem of College Women

How do Pandemics Impact Religious Gatherings

The Arab Spring

War and the Environment

Research Interests

New Communication Technologies, Organizational Communication


  • Master of Communication Management, USC Annenberg
  • BA: Communication Studies, Minor: Spanish, Chapman University