John Russial’s 17-year newspaper career includes 12 years at The Philadelphia Inquirer, where he was Sunday copy chief. Before that, he was a reporter, editor, and computer systems manager at the Bethlehem (Pa.) Globe Times. He is the author of Strategic Copy Editing, a textbook published in December 2003.
PhD, Temple University, 1989
MA, Syracuse, 1975
BA, Lehigh, 1973
Honors and Awards:
Outstanding Educator, Newspaper Division of AEJMC, 2003
Marshall Award for Innovative Teaching, UO School of Journalism and Communication, 1999