Weranuj Ariyasriwatana

Assistant Professor of Communication


Dr. Ariyasriwatana came to Marist with a background in advertising, particularly as a Senior Strategic Planner and Consumer Insights Manager. Advertising agencies she worked for include McCann Worldgroup, Ogilvy & Mather, Hakuhodo, Publicis, and BBDO. Her latest research project, “ ‘Healthy Deliciousness’: Discovering the Secret to Healthy Eating via Social Media,” characterizes expressions of healthiness, deliciousness, and “Healthy Deliciousness” through qualitative content analysis of online restaurant reviews on Yelp.com. She previously taught at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Chaminade University, and Savannah State University.


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Weranuj Ariyasriwatana

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School of Communication and the Arts


Lowell Thomas 146




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