Faculty Biography

Nate Campbell

Nate Campbell is an instructor in the Communications department and academic advisor for KSUN, SSU’s on-line student run radio station. He received his B.A. in Communication Studies, and M.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies at SSU.

Campbell works professionally as News Director for 100.1 KZST radio in Santa Rosa, Redwood Empire Stereocasters. You can hear him broadcasting the morning news on 100.1, New Hot Country 106.3 The Bull, Oldies 102.7 The Wolf....He is also the host of the critically acclaimed public affairs show "Sonoma County's Talking" on 93.7 KJZY "Jazzy"... In the past Nate spent 10 years at Wine Country Radio as Operations Manager and on-air DJ for Sonoma County's heritage station KRSH "The Krush" 95.9 FM..... and Y100.9

Campbell guides students towards the right radio internships in Sonoma County and the Bay Area. He also enjoys overseeing the student-run staff at KSUN, modeled after a professional radio station structure.

Campbell is a Bay Area boy, born and bred, and has a deep fondness for Sonoma County. His interests include music, sports, politics, living local, wine tasting, and of course, radio! He has been teaching courses at SSU since 2000, some have included The History of Rock Music, Music MTV and the Media, and The Music of Bob Dylan.

Courses Taught

  • COMS 265 Intro to Radio Broadcasting
  • COMS 320 Music Business and Industry
  • COMS 385 KSUN
  • COMS 320 Sports Talk
  • MUS 343 History of Country Music