Faculty

All Emeritus Faculty Staff Administration Faculty

Andrews, Caesar

Professor, Leonard Distinguished Professor in Ethics and Writing

Office Location: RSJ 303C Office Phone Number: (775) 784-4702 Caesar Andrews has served as executive editor of the Detroit Free Press and has led other newsrooms throughout the country, including the Gannett Co.’s Washington bureau, and newspapers in Florida, Pennsylvania and New York. He was an officer in both the American Society of News Editors and the Associated […]

Barber, Kari

Assistant Professor, Electronic Media

Office Location: RSJ 103D Office Phone Number: (775) 784-1791 Kari Barber is a journalist and an award-winning documentary filmmaker with a Master of Fine Arts in Filmmaking and Electronic Media from American University in Washington, D.C. and a BA in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma. Barber’s most recent documentary Struggle & Hope premiered internationally […]

Birkinbine, Ben

Assistant Professor, Media Studies

Office Location: RSJ 209 Office Phone Number: (775) 784-4155 Ben Birkinbine comes to the Reynolds School from the University of Oregon where he earned a doctorate degree from the School of Journalism and Communication. Birkinbine approaches the study of communications from three intersecting perspectives: political economy, critical theory and, more recently, some aspects of science and technology studies . […]

Colombant, Nico

Lecturer of Digital Media

Office Location: RSJ 103A Office Phone Number: (775) 784-4101 Nico Colombant formally joined the Reynolds School faculty in 2016. He previously served as an LOA instructor at the School for three years. Colombant is a veteran foreign correspondent and will help develop the Reynolds School’s new production lab and coordinate broadcast partnerships with public media. […]

Crosswell, Laura

Assistant Professor, Health Communications

Office Location: RSJ 103C Office Phone Number: 775-784-4191 Laura Crosswell holds a joint appointment between the Reynolds School and the Nevada School of Medicine. Prior to joining the Reynolds School she served on the communication faculty at Arizona State University Colleges. She also taught a variety of courses at Louisiana State University and the College of […]

Deutschman, Alan

Professor, Reynolds Chair of Business Journalism

Office Location: RSJ 215B Office Phone Number: (775) 784-4397 Alan Deutschman began serving as the Donald W. Reynolds Professor of Business Journalism in January 2011. At The Reynolds School, Deutschman has taught courses on business journalism, magazine writing, and multimedia reporting. He launched a new class on data journalism in Spring 2013. He also created a […]

Felten, Bob

Associate Professor, Strategic Communication

Office Location: RSJ 103B Office Phone Number: (775) 784-6532 Bob Felten teaches courses in news reporting and writing, and public relations and advertising. He is also a consultant on strategic marketing communications. Bob has been a newspaper reporter and editor, a public relations strategist and lobbyist, president of an Internet marketing firm and co-owner of […]

Felts, Todd

Assistant Professor, Strategic Communication

Office Location: RSJ 215D Office Phone Number: (775) 784-4188 Todd Felts began as an assistant professor of strategic communications in 2008 after 20 years working in strategic communications at organizations along the East coast, including serving as speechwriter and press secretary for Gov. Jim Hunt of North Carolina. At Nevada, Felts received the Honors Program […]

File, Patrick

Assistant Professor, Media Law

Office Location: RSJ 208 Office Phone Number: 775-784-4894 Patrick File’s research, public engagement, and teaching focus on helping us better understand how we define and regulate journalism at the intersection of law, technology, and professional practices. In the classroom, Patrick strives to help his students develop a critical curiosity about the evolving and dynamic legal, social, […]

Gaulden, Alison

Internship Coordinator/Lecturer

Office Location: RSJ 207 Office Phone Number: (775) 784-4459 Alison Gaulden is “all things internship” for the Reynolds School. When Alison graduated from the Reynolds School in 1992 she never really left. She served a few stints as the student liaison between Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Sierra Nevada Chapter and the Public Relations […]

Goldbaum, Howard

Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

Office Location: RSJ 303E Office Phone Number: (775) 784-4434 Howard Goldbaum has been a member of The Reynolds School faculty since 2003. He is currently serving as the Director of the Reynolds School Graduate Program. Howard enjoys the burgeoning sense of communications enrichment that students undergo when they understand that they’ve acquired fluency in a […]

Hepworth, Katherine

Assistant Professor, Visual Communication

Office Location: RSJ 204 Office Phone Number: (775) 784-4423 Katherine Hepworth joined the Reynolds School in 2013, bringing expertise in graphic design, information design and user experience.  She teaches basic graphic design, visual communication and user experience courses. Katherine’s interdisciplinary research combines traditional academic research skills with insights and techniques learned through professional graphic design […]

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