Students are trained to be competent and multi-skilled specialists in print and new media journalism. Professional standard techniques and classroom theory are combined to transfer skills in news-writing and gathering for print and web media, digital tools and photography, video production, broadcasting and visual culture. Students swiftly apply these skills to real-world exercises in various forms of journalism, reporting and composition.

Additionally, AAU’s School of Journalism (JRN) pays significant attention to preparing its students with an informed, developed and responsible understanding of political, economic and social issues and systems, both regionally and internationally.

Students are thus able to reflect in their work an understanding of the crucial relationship between news media and democratic politics.
AAU’s Journalism graduates are smarter creators and consumers of information across multiple platforms of mass communications.

Programs of Study

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Tony Ozuna, M.A. Associate Dean and Lecturer, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of Journalism
Mgr. Kateřina Vanová Assistant Dean, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of Journalism and Adjunct Lecturer, School of Humanities & Social Sciences

School Bodies

The School of Journalism is not divided into departments.

Benjamin Cunningham, M.Sc. Adjunct Lecturer, School of Journalism
DeAnna DeRosa, M.S., D.P.A. Adjunct Lecturer, School of Journalism
Prof. Eva Eckert, Ph.D. Distinguished Senior Lecturer, School of Humanities & Social Sciences , Chair Department of Languages & Intercultural Communication
James Fassinger Adjunct Lecturer, School of Journalism
Andrew Giarelli, Ph.D. Adjunct Lecturer, School of Humanities & Social Sciences and School of Journalism
prof. PhDr. Bořivoj Hnízdo, Ph.D. Adjunct Senior Lecturer, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of Journalism
Frank Kuznik Adjunct Lecturer, School of Journalism
Tony Ozuna, M.A. Associate Dean and Lecturer, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of Journalism
Stephanie Shelton, B.A. Adjunct Lecturer, School of Journalism
Iva Skochová, M.S. Adjunct Lecturer, School of Journalism
Mgr. Kateřina Vanová Assistant Dean, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of Journalism and Adjunct Lecturer, School of Humanities & Social Sciences
David Vaughan, M.A. Adjunct Lecturer, School of Journalism
Robert Warren, M.A. Adjunct Lecturer, School of Business Administration, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of Journalism
Peter Zvagulis, Ph.D. Adjunct Lecturer, School of Journalism

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