Alex Tizon

Alex Tizon

The faculty and staff of the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication are deeply saddened by the recent death of Assistant Professor Alex Tizon.

Tizon, who has been a valued member of the journalism faculty since 2011, brought to his teaching two decades of experience as an investigative reporter during a distinguished career that earned more than a dozen journalism awards, including a Pulitzer Prize. In addition to his award-winning work, he was widely respected for his wit, warmth and intellect.

SOJC colleagues and students honor his spirit and love of story and offer our condolences to his family.

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