Public Affairs

Faculty conduct research on issues and trends in public affairs and train students to produce accurate news coverage that helps audiences understand politics, government, courts and school boards.

Public Affairs

David Cuillier

David Cuillier

Director of Graduate Studies

Associate Professor

  • Access to government information
  • Data journalism
  • Quantitative research methods
Ruxandra Guidi

Ruxandra Guidi

Assistant Professor of Practice

  • Audio storytelling
  • Documentary and long-form reporting
  • Media collaborations and public engagement
Marshall 324

Jeannine Relly

Professor

Director of Global Initiatives, Center for Border & Global Journalism

Director, Studies of Global Media Programs

  • Conflicts / humanitarian crises / resilience & media sustainability
  • Freedom of expression / access to information / mis/disinformation
  • Network & collective action
Carol Schwalbe

Carol Schwalbe

Professor

  • Science and environmental journalism
  • Visual framing of war
  • News media and government accountability
Maggy Zanger

Maggy Zanger

Professor Emerita