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Medill faculty represent the highest levels of accomplishment in scholarship, journalism and global commerce. They are actively involved in mentoring students and conducting research to create knowledge. Our staff and administration comprise experienced professionals, many of whom are Medill alumni. 

J.A. Adande
Associate Professor and Director of Sports Journalism
Ward Belford
Graduate Admissions and Financial Aid Coordinator
Scott Bradley
Senior Engineer, Software Systems and Circuits - Knight Lab
Sara Brazeal
Senior Director of Marketing, Communications, Special Events
Rob Brown
Director of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Outreach
Debbie Cenziper
Associate Professor and Director of Medill Investigative Lab
Gerry Chiaro
Assistant Professor and Director of IMC Immersion Quarter
Julie  Collins
Assistant Dean of Graduate Admissions & Financial Aid
Kelly Cutler
Lecturer and Director of IMC Professional Program
Jarrad Davis
Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications
George Esho
Senior Accounting Specialist, Business and Finance
Katie Fernandez
Senior Program Coordinator, Teach for Chicago Journalism Program
Julie Frahar
Director of Development, Office of Alumni Relations and Development
Tim Franklin
Senior Associate Dean, Professor and John M. Mutz Chair in Local News
Neil Golden
Senior Lecturer and Director of Experiential Learning and IMC Employer Engagement
Rich Gordon
Professor and Director of Digital Innovation
Desiree Hanford
Assistant Professor and Director of Academic Integrity and Appeals
Ryan Hays
Associate Director of Graduate Admissions & Financial Aid
Jonathan  Love
Associate Director of Infrastructure Design and Operations
Kari Lydersen
Lecturer and Interim Director of Social Justice News Nexus Project
Edward Malthouse
Erastus Otis Haven Professor and Research Director of Spiegel Research Center
Ivan Meyers
Senior Lecturer and Director of Operations, Medill D.C.
Frank Mulhern
Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani Professor of Integrated Marketing Communications, Associate Dean of Research and Executive Director of Academic Programs in San Francisco
Sal Navarro
Social Media, Marketing, and Communications Specialist
Sara Nelson
Associate Dean of Administration and Chief of Staff
Jason Nemo
Assistant Director of Business & Finance
Abe Peck
Professor Emeritus-in-Service, Director of Business to Business Communications, Senior Director of Media Management Center
Jeff  Prah
Executive Director of Technology & Innovation
Ceci Rodgers
Assistant Professor and Director of Global Journalism Learning
Matthew Schrock
Associate Director of Multimedia Broadcast Operations & Video Producer
Melissa Sersland
Senior Associate Director of Graduate Admissions & Financial Aid
Ellen Shearer
William F. Thomas Professor; Co-Director, National Security Journalism Initiative; Washington Bureau Chief
Donna Su
Associate Director of Graduate Admissions & Financial Aid
Tracy Van Moorlehem
Senior Lecturer and Director of Journalism Residency and Employer Engagement
Vijay Viswanathan
Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani Professor of Integrated Marketing Communications and Associate Dean of IMC
Patti Wolter
Helen Gurley Brown Magazine Professor and Charles Deering McCormick Distinguished Clinical Professor
Robin  Young
Senior Program Coordinator, Integrated Marketing Communications
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