Cliff Bieberly

Cliff Bieberly, Ph.D.

Eiben Hall, Room 122
Tel (808) 735-4727
3140 Waialae Ave, Honolulu, HI 96816


Cliff Bieberly 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.


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


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

Professional Service

  • 1990 1991 - Chapter president of American Advertising Federation
  • 2001 Present, - The American Advertising Federation Education Committee

University Service

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

Professional Organizations

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

Research Interests

  • Mass media influence on culture
  • The effect of technology on mass media
  • Humor in advertising
  • Forensic linguistics
  • Free speech issues