Dorothy Kidd "received her Ph.D. in Communication from Simon Fraser University. She has published in the area of political economy of media, media and social change and community media. She has also worked extensively in community radio production. Her areas of interest include democratic and participatory communications, media and globalization.“ 
- Director, Center for International Media Action
- Director, Media Alliance
- University of San Francisco, Human Rights Working Group 
- ”Biography”, Accessed January 2007.
- Human Rights Working Group, University of San Francisco, accessed April 23, 2008.