Linda Villarosa

Journalism Program Director

Main Affiliation

Media and Communication Arts

Additional Departments/Affiliated Programs

Journalism

Areas of Expertise/Research

  • Intersection of Health/Medicine and Social Justice
  • Journalism

Building

Shepard Hall

Office

463

Phone

212-650-5499

Fax

212-650-7272

Linda Villarosa

Profile

Linda Villarosa runs the journalism program at CCNY. A former editor and contributing reporter for the New York Times, she also served as the executive editor of Essence Magazine. Professor Villarosa has also written or co-written a number of books, as well as a novel. She contributes to several national publications, in print and online.

Education

University of Colorado, B.A., Journalism

Harvard School of Public Health, Health Communications Fellowship

CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, class of 2013

Courses Taught

Introduction to Journalism

Reporting and Writing