Dr. Rodman's research focuses on critical media studies, cultural studies, popular culture, communication technologies, and the politics of race and ethnicity. He is currently working on a book on multiracial identity, media representations, and public policy.
He is the author of Elvis After Elvis: The Posthumous Career of a Living Legend, and co-editor of Race in Cyberspace. His research has appeared in such journals as Cultural Studies, Journal of Communication Inquiry, and Popular Communication.
He is the Acting Chair of the Association for Cultural Studies, the founder and manager of the CULTSTUD-L listserv, and the Book Review Editor for Cultural Studies. He also serves on the editorial boards of Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies and Critical Studies in Media Communication.
Dr. Rodman teaches graduate courses in critical media studies and cultural studies