I am currently a faculty member at Virginia Commonwealth University, where I have taught courses including Journalism Writing, Multiplatform Storytelling, Converged Media Applications, Online Journalism, Research Methods in Mass Communication, Media Law and Ethics, Capital News Service and Solutions Journalism.


From 2013-2015, I taught Professional Problems and Ethics and Introduction to Interactive Multimedia at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

In 2011, I taught at Sierra Nevada College, a private, liberal arts school in Incline Village, Nevada. (Introduction to journalism; Multimedia communications)
Photo of San Quentin State Prison
I also taught college preparatory English at San Quentin State Prison, California’s oldest and most well-known prison, where all of the state’s death row inmates reside. This college program is run by the Prison University Project. (Pre-College Writing)