Teresa Lamsam is an associate professor at the University of Nebraska, Omaha, in the School of Communication and is the incoming director of the Native American Studies Program. She is a member of the curriculum development team and teaches courses in the “Working with Native Communities” track.
She also served as editor of the Osage Nation News, a tribal newspaper. Her research areas include Native American tribal media, Native community development, and development communication. Her attitudinal and framing research has focused on perceptions and use of ICTs in Indian Country, tribal employees’ perceptions of development communication, and perceptions of Native American journalists toward tribal media.