Kristoffer D. Boyle
Kristoffer (Kris) D. Boyle attended Brigham Young University and received a bachelor's degree in print journalism in 2001 and a master's degree in mass communications in 2005. He received his Ph.D. in Mass Communications at Texas Tech in 2008.
In 2008, he was hired as a Journalism Professor at Creighton University, and in 2014, he returned to BYU as a Professor in the Communications Department.
In 2012, Boyle and fellow professor Joel Campbell presented a paper entitled Baptism of Fire: A Comparative Analysis of Media Coverage of the LDS Church’s Practice of Proxy Baptisms. In 2014, the paper was accepted into the Journal of Media and Religion.