Benjamin Lozare, Adjunct Faculty

Benjamin Lozare, Ph.D., is the Director for Training and Capacity Building of The Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs. Dr. Lozare has more than 25 years of experience in research, teaching, and practice in international and development communication. He has served as Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the Health Sciences Campus of the University of the Philippines, as the first Director-General of the Philippine Information Agency, and as Deputy Secretary-General of the Asian Mass Communication Research and Information Center Foundation. He has consulted with UN agencies such as the World Health Organization, the Economic Commission for Asia and the Far East, and the UNFPA. At Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs, he has led the development of SCOPE (Strategic Communication Planning and Evaluation), a computer-aided communication planning software used in training workshops. Dr. Lozare was an Eisenhower Fellow and recipient of the first Newsweek International Communication Grant. He obtained his Ph.D. in mass communication from the University of Wisconsin.

He teaches Strategic Communication Program Management.