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Jeff Lemberg Professor

Jeff Lemberg

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Ph.D., Journalism and Public Communication - University of Maryland
MA, Journalism - Boston University
BA, Advertising - University of Bridgeport  

Jeff Lemberg, who spent 13 years as a newspaper and magazine journalist in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Virginia, directs the Multimedia Sports Journalism concentration within the Communication major. He has developed a number of courses in the sports program, with an emphasis on experiential learning, mobile and digital technology usage, and "real-world" application outside of the classroom.

Dr. Lemberg has also developed and teaches the required Media Literacy course within the Communication major, and is actively involved with different media education and civic engagement programs throughout the Greater Boston area.

Dr. Lemberg's academic research focuses on organizational change and professional identity within news organizations. His research has explored the interplay between editors' news values and business pressures at The Washington Post, how media trade publications frame innovation within the newspaper industry, and change management efforts at a small metropolitan newspaper company.