Dr. Dupagne received his Ph.D. in mass communications from Indiana University and joined the School of Communication faculty in 1994. His research interests include new communication technologies, international communication, and media economics. His work has appeared in such journals as Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, Telecommunications Policy, and The Journal of Media Economics. He also co-authored a book titled High-Definition Television: A Global Perspective, which was published by Iowa State University Press.
He serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media, Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, and The Journal of Media Economics.