Photo: Cliff BieberlyClifford Bieberly, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Communications
School of Business and Communication
Phone: (808) 735-4727


Integrated Marketing Communication, Advertising Campaigns, News Writing, Photo Journalism, Graphic Design


Dr. Bieberly brings a variety professional experience to the classroom. He is a former newspaper writer, editor and photographer. He also worked in public relations and marketing for Cessna Aircraft company from 1975 – 1982. He was creative director of an advertising agency and co-owner of his own advertising/public-relations firm from 1983 to 1995. Dr. Bieberly began teaching full-time in 1995. Before coming to Chaminade, he taught Advertising Copy Writing and Integrated Marketing Communication at Wichita (Kansas) State University from 1995-2002. At Wichita State he was named Adviser of the Year in 1997 and Educator of the Year, in 1999, by the American Advertising Federation 9th District. He was also named Radio Writer of the Year and cited for Best Use of Humor in Radio, by the AAF. Dr. Bieberly has advised ten teams in the National Student Advertising Competition and has helped three Chaminade teams earn a trip to the NSAC national finals.

Additionally, Dr. Bieberly helps facilitate the construction of theatrical set for Chaminade University stage productions. He also builds props for the shows and helps with documentary and publicity photography.

Academic Degrees

Ph.D., Kansas State University
M.A., Wichita State University
B.A., Wichita State University

Professional Affiliations

  • The American Advertising Federation
  • The Aviation Space Writers Association
  • Society of Professional Journalists

Service to the Profession

  • 2001 – Present: The American Advertising Federation Education Committee
  • 1990 – 1991: Chapter president of American Advertising Federation