Stephen F. Austin State University

Linda Thorsen Bond

Faculty & Staff

Linda Thorsen Bond, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Linda Thorsen
(936) 468-1265
Office: Boynton 302

DR. LINDA THORSEN BOND teaches advertising and news writing in the Division of Communication and Contemporary Culture . She recently accompanied students on a Meet the Media in London study abroad class, and team-teaches SFA's award-winning Ad Team.

Recent presentations include the book, "Women Negotiating Collaborative Learning: Making The Grade," published by VDM International Publishing. She has three articles in the new Sage Publishing Encyclopedia of Sports Management and Marketing. She frequently presents research on convergence, collaborative learning and media in national and international conferences.

Dr. Bond has worked in almost all parts of the communications business and written for Women's Wear Daily, W, USA Today, Family Circle, Texas Monthly, Texas Highways, Australian Women's Day, Sunset Magazine and other magazines. Her photos have been in publications such as Newsweek and USA Today. She hosted a live television talk show for a CBS affiliate in West Texas, has been in hundreds of TV and radio commercials and has given countless speeches and workshops.

She earned degrees from Texas Tech, University of Texas Permian Basin and Texas A&M and is an SFA certified online course designer.