School Leadership

Professor Gavin Adamson

Associate Chair & Undergraduate Program Director

Undergraduate Program Administrator researching mental health news and digital journalism @ryersonjourn. Numbers and nightmares have news value – WH Auden

Aseel Kafil

Manager of Administration

Leader, educator, and change manager. Interested in developing teams and bringing the best in individuals to better serve communities.

Asmaa Malik Assistant Professor headshot

Graduate Program Director

Teaches start-up journalism and digital reporting. Interested in how social media networks change our relationships to news. Also loves: stand-up comedy and popcorn.

Janice Neil Associate chair

Journalism Chair at Ryerson, former editor J-Source.ca. Reporting and producing career at CBc TV & Radio and TVO

Faculty

Professor Gavin Adamson

Associate Chair & Undergraduate Program Director

Undergraduate Program Administrator researching mental health news and digital journalism @ryersonjourn. Numbers and nightmares have news value – WH Auden

Gene Allen

Professor

Teaches TV journalism and history of journalism and communication. Main research interest: history of the international news system, especially news agencies. (138 characters)

Kamal Al-Solaylee

Teacher, book author and critic with interest in arts, Middle Eastern issues, race and sexual-identity politics. Into creative nonfiction and magazines. Adores dogs, tolerates cats.

Assistant Professor

Kalli Anderson Assistant Professor Office: RCC 191A Phone: 416-979-5319 Email: kalli.anderson@ryerson.ca Social Media:  BiographyEducationResearch Interests Kalli is an award-winning audio-producer, writer and documentary filmmaker. She has produced radio documentaries, news pieces and current affairs segments for CBC Radio. Her writing has appeared in The Walrus, Today’s Parent, The Grid, Eye Weekly, THIS Magazine, Toronto Life…

Marsha Barber Professor

Professor

Marsha is Professor in the School of Journalism and Teaching Chair for the Faculty of Communication and Design. Prior to coming to Ryerson, she spent many years at CBC, where she was a senior producer at CBC’s flagship newscast: the National.

Jagg Carr-Locke

Associate Professor

Teaches masthead and oversees internships. Corrects other people’s grammar because someone has to. Building TARDIS in home garden. Wants to be buried at Anfield. #YNWA.

Sonya fatah

Assistant Professor

Journalist, traveler, mother of two imps.

April Lindgren Professor headshot

Associate Professor

Passionate about local news and why it matters; runs The Local News Research Project. Loves mystery novels, the piano and Toronto.

Adrian Ma

Assistant Professor

Multimedia producer, writer, teacher, super tired new daddy

Asmaa Malik Assistant Professor headshot

Graduate Program Director

Teaches start-up journalism and digital reporting. Interested in how social media networks change our relationships to news. Also loves: stand-up comedy and popcorn.

Professor Anne McNeilly

Associate Professor

An unabashed news and coffee junkie who likes to stay up late watching Sam Fuller movies.

Janice Neil Associate chair

Journalism Chair at Ryerson, former editor J-Source.ca. Reporting and producing career at CBc TV & Radio and TVO

Anne Rauhala

Associate Chair

Hemingway-esque J-prof and editor. Writes like Mariel and looks like Ernest. No, no, wait…

Bill Reynolds Professor

Professor

Graduate Program Director, Journalism, Ryerson. Editor, Literary Journalism Studies. Author, Life Real Loud. Feature Writer. Etc.

Ivor Shapiro Chair of the School of Journalism headshot

Professor

Teaches ethics, media law and feature writing, and supervises undergraduate capstone projects. Researches journalists’ professional identity and values. Eats too much ice cream.

Joyce Smith

Associate Professor

Music-loving Iberophile and knitting fundi fascinated by journalism and religion.

Lisa Taylor

Assistant professor and undergraduate core skills coordinator

Prof, recovering lawyer, geeked about s. 2(b) of the Charter of Rights & Freedoms.

Visiting Professors

Adjunct Professors

Professor Gavin Adamson

Associate Chair & Undergraduate Program Director

Undergraduate Program Administrator researching mental health news and digital journalism @ryersonjourn. Numbers and nightmares have news value – WH Auden

Gene Allen

Professor

Teaches TV journalism and history of journalism and communication. Main research interest: history of the international news system, especially news agencies. (138 characters)

Kamal Al-Solaylee

Teacher, book author and critic with interest in arts, Middle Eastern issues, race and sexual-identity politics. Into creative nonfiction and magazines. Adores dogs, tolerates cats.

Assistant Professor

Kalli Anderson Assistant Professor Office: RCC 191A Phone: 416-979-5319 Email: kalli.anderson@ryerson.ca Social Media:  BiographyEducationResearch Interests Kalli is an award-winning audio-producer, writer and documentary filmmaker. She has produced radio documentaries, news pieces and current affairs segments for CBC Radio. Her writing has appeared in The Walrus, Today’s Parent, The Grid, Eye Weekly, THIS Magazine, Toronto Life…

Marsha Barber Professor

Professor

Marsha is Professor in the School of Journalism and Teaching Chair for the Faculty of Communication and Design. Prior to coming to Ryerson, she spent many years at CBC, where she was a senior producer at CBC’s flagship newscast: the National.

Jagg Carr-Locke

Associate Professor

Teaches masthead and oversees internships. Corrects other people’s grammar because someone has to. Building TARDIS in home garden. Wants to be buried at Anfield. #YNWA.

Sonya fatah

Assistant Professor

Journalist, traveler, mother of two imps.

April Lindgren Professor headshot

Associate Professor

Passionate about local news and why it matters; runs The Local News Research Project. Loves mystery novels, the piano and Toronto.

Adrian Ma

Assistant Professor

Multimedia producer, writer, teacher, super tired new daddy

Asmaa Malik Assistant Professor headshot

Graduate Program Director

Teaches start-up journalism and digital reporting. Interested in how social media networks change our relationships to news. Also loves: stand-up comedy and popcorn.

Professor Anne McNeilly

Associate Professor

An unabashed news and coffee junkie who likes to stay up late watching Sam Fuller movies.

Janice Neil Associate chair

Journalism Chair at Ryerson, former editor J-Source.ca. Reporting and producing career at CBc TV & Radio and TVO

Anne Rauhala

Associate Chair

Hemingway-esque J-prof and editor. Writes like Mariel and looks like Ernest. No, no, wait…

Bill Reynolds Professor

Professor

Graduate Program Director, Journalism, Ryerson. Editor, Literary Journalism Studies. Author, Life Real Loud. Feature Writer. Etc.

Ivor Shapiro Chair of the School of Journalism headshot

Professor

Teaches ethics, media law and feature writing, and supervises undergraduate capstone projects. Researches journalists’ professional identity and values. Eats too much ice cream.

Joyce Smith

Associate Professor

Music-loving Iberophile and knitting fundi fascinated by journalism and religion.

Lisa Taylor

Assistant professor and undergraduate core skills coordinator

Prof, recovering lawyer, geeked about s. 2(b) of the Charter of Rights & Freedoms.

Instuctors

Administrative Staff

Aseel Kafil

Manager of Administration

Leader, educator, and change manager. Interested in developing teams and bringing the best in individuals to better serve communities.

Tonisha McMeekin, graduate student affairs coordinator

Graduate Program Administrator

Graduate Program Administrator

Jaclyn Mika

Departmental Assistant

Current RSJ Departmental Assistant and York History MA student. Former RSJ student. Always history nerd, theatre geek and travel fiend.

Daniela Olariu headshot

Customer Service and Communications Officer

Ryerson School of Journalism ‘17 graduate who enjoys digital journalism and following breaking news stories that are happening locally and internationally.

Beverly Petrovic

Student Affairs Coordinator

Bev has been at Ryerson since 1991. She has two wonderful children.

News Media Production Specialists

Angela Glover Technical Staff headshot

News Media Production Specialist (Audio & Radio)

Audiophile and lover of creating pictures with sound. Craft maven who loves pretty paper and hot glue. Day job teaching technical aspects of Journalism

Headshot for Sally Goldberg Powell

News Media Production Specialist (Post Production) Contract Lecturer

Media educator, video editor, and perpetual student of graphic design.

Gary Gould headshot

News Media Production Specialist (Video and Television) Contract Lecturer

Professional cinematographer, editor and photographer. PADI-certified underwater photographer and videographer. PhD in Communications.

Lindsay Smith News Media Production Specialist - Multimedia

Digital Content and Web Design Specialist

Self-proclaimed news junkie & hockey fan, an affinity for stilettos & a reputation for falling. Digital and social media educator.

LesleySalvadori

News Media Technical Coordinator Contract Lecturer

RTA Graduate. Spent many years as a freelance camera operator and editor before joining the School of Journalism in 1987.

J-Source

Professor Gavin Adamson

Associate Chair & Undergraduate Program Director

Undergraduate Program Administrator researching mental health news and digital journalism @ryersonjourn. Numbers and nightmares have news value – WH Auden

Gene Allen

Professor

Teaches TV journalism and history of journalism and communication. Main research interest: history of the international news system, especially news agencies. (138 characters)

Kamal Al-Solaylee

Teacher, book author and critic with interest in arts, Middle Eastern issues, race and sexual-identity politics. Into creative nonfiction and magazines. Adores dogs, tolerates cats.

Assistant Professor

Kalli Anderson Assistant Professor Office: RCC 191A Phone: 416-979-5319 Email: kalli.anderson@ryerson.ca Social Media:  BiographyEducationResearch Interests Kalli is an award-winning audio-producer, writer and documentary filmmaker. She has produced radio documentaries, news pieces and current affairs segments for CBC Radio. Her writing has appeared in The Walrus, Today’s Parent, The Grid, Eye Weekly, THIS Magazine, Toronto Life…

Marsha Barber Professor

Professor

Marsha is Professor in the School of Journalism and Teaching Chair for the Faculty of Communication and Design. Prior to coming to Ryerson, she spent many years at CBC, where she was a senior producer at CBC’s flagship newscast: the National.

Jagg Carr-Locke

Associate Professor

Teaches masthead and oversees internships. Corrects other people’s grammar because someone has to. Building TARDIS in home garden. Wants to be buried at Anfield. #YNWA.

Sonya fatah

Assistant Professor

Journalist, traveler, mother of two imps.

April Lindgren Professor headshot

Associate Professor

Passionate about local news and why it matters; runs The Local News Research Project. Loves mystery novels, the piano and Toronto.

Adrian Ma

Assistant Professor

Multimedia producer, writer, teacher, super tired new daddy

Asmaa Malik Assistant Professor headshot

Graduate Program Director

Teaches start-up journalism and digital reporting. Interested in how social media networks change our relationships to news. Also loves: stand-up comedy and popcorn.

Professor Anne McNeilly

Associate Professor

An unabashed news and coffee junkie who likes to stay up late watching Sam Fuller movies.

Janice Neil Associate chair

Journalism Chair at Ryerson, former editor J-Source.ca. Reporting and producing career at CBc TV & Radio and TVO

Anne Rauhala

Associate Chair

Hemingway-esque J-prof and editor. Writes like Mariel and looks like Ernest. No, no, wait…

Bill Reynolds Professor

Professor

Graduate Program Director, Journalism, Ryerson. Editor, Literary Journalism Studies. Author, Life Real Loud. Feature Writer. Etc.

Ivor Shapiro Chair of the School of Journalism headshot

Professor

Teaches ethics, media law and feature writing, and supervises undergraduate capstone projects. Researches journalists’ professional identity and values. Eats too much ice cream.

Joyce Smith

Associate Professor

Music-loving Iberophile and knitting fundi fascinated by journalism and religion.

Lisa Taylor

Assistant professor and undergraduate core skills coordinator

Prof, recovering lawyer, geeked about s. 2(b) of the Charter of Rights & Freedoms.

Professor Emeritus

Professor Gavin Adamson

Associate Chair & Undergraduate Program Director

Undergraduate Program Administrator researching mental health news and digital journalism @ryersonjourn. Numbers and nightmares have news value – WH Auden

Gene Allen

Professor

Teaches TV journalism and history of journalism and communication. Main research interest: history of the international news system, especially news agencies. (138 characters)

Kamal Al-Solaylee

Teacher, book author and critic with interest in arts, Middle Eastern issues, race and sexual-identity politics. Into creative nonfiction and magazines. Adores dogs, tolerates cats.

Assistant Professor

Kalli Anderson Assistant Professor Office: RCC 191A Phone: 416-979-5319 Email: kalli.anderson@ryerson.ca Social Media:  BiographyEducationResearch Interests Kalli is an award-winning audio-producer, writer and documentary filmmaker. She has produced radio documentaries, news pieces and current affairs segments for CBC Radio. Her writing has appeared in The Walrus, Today’s Parent, The Grid, Eye Weekly, THIS Magazine, Toronto Life…

Marsha Barber Professor

Professor

Marsha is Professor in the School of Journalism and Teaching Chair for the Faculty of Communication and Design. Prior to coming to Ryerson, she spent many years at CBC, where she was a senior producer at CBC’s flagship newscast: the National.

Jagg Carr-Locke

Associate Professor

Teaches masthead and oversees internships. Corrects other people’s grammar because someone has to. Building TARDIS in home garden. Wants to be buried at Anfield. #YNWA.

Sonya fatah

Assistant Professor

Journalist, traveler, mother of two imps.

April Lindgren Professor headshot

Associate Professor

Passionate about local news and why it matters; runs The Local News Research Project. Loves mystery novels, the piano and Toronto.

Adrian Ma

Assistant Professor

Multimedia producer, writer, teacher, super tired new daddy

Asmaa Malik Assistant Professor headshot

Graduate Program Director

Teaches start-up journalism and digital reporting. Interested in how social media networks change our relationships to news. Also loves: stand-up comedy and popcorn.

Professor Anne McNeilly

Associate Professor

An unabashed news and coffee junkie who likes to stay up late watching Sam Fuller movies.

Janice Neil Associate chair

Journalism Chair at Ryerson, former editor J-Source.ca. Reporting and producing career at CBc TV & Radio and TVO

Anne Rauhala

Associate Chair

Hemingway-esque J-prof and editor. Writes like Mariel and looks like Ernest. No, no, wait…

Bill Reynolds Professor

Professor

Graduate Program Director, Journalism, Ryerson. Editor, Literary Journalism Studies. Author, Life Real Loud. Feature Writer. Etc.

Ivor Shapiro Chair of the School of Journalism headshot

Professor

Teaches ethics, media law and feature writing, and supervises undergraduate capstone projects. Researches journalists’ professional identity and values. Eats too much ice cream.

Joyce Smith

Associate Professor

Music-loving Iberophile and knitting fundi fascinated by journalism and religion.

Lisa Taylor

Assistant professor and undergraduate core skills coordinator

Prof, recovering lawyer, geeked about s. 2(b) of the Charter of Rights & Freedoms.

Journalism Course Union

Professor Gavin Adamson

Associate Chair & Undergraduate Program Director

Undergraduate Program Administrator researching mental health news and digital journalism @ryersonjourn. Numbers and nightmares have news value – WH Auden

Gene Allen

Professor

Teaches TV journalism and history of journalism and communication. Main research interest: history of the international news system, especially news agencies. (138 characters)

Kamal Al-Solaylee

Teacher, book author and critic with interest in arts, Middle Eastern issues, race and sexual-identity politics. Into creative nonfiction and magazines. Adores dogs, tolerates cats.

Assistant Professor

Kalli Anderson Assistant Professor Office: RCC 191A Phone: 416-979-5319 Email: kalli.anderson@ryerson.ca Social Media:  BiographyEducationResearch Interests Kalli is an award-winning audio-producer, writer and documentary filmmaker. She has produced radio documentaries, news pieces and current affairs segments for CBC Radio. Her writing has appeared in The Walrus, Today’s Parent, The Grid, Eye Weekly, THIS Magazine, Toronto Life…

Marsha Barber Professor

Professor

Marsha is Professor in the School of Journalism and Teaching Chair for the Faculty of Communication and Design. Prior to coming to Ryerson, she spent many years at CBC, where she was a senior producer at CBC’s flagship newscast: the National.

Jagg Carr-Locke

Associate Professor

Teaches masthead and oversees internships. Corrects other people’s grammar because someone has to. Building TARDIS in home garden. Wants to be buried at Anfield. #YNWA.

Sonya fatah

Assistant Professor

Journalist, traveler, mother of two imps.

April Lindgren Professor headshot

Associate Professor

Passionate about local news and why it matters; runs The Local News Research Project. Loves mystery novels, the piano and Toronto.

Adrian Ma

Assistant Professor

Multimedia producer, writer, teacher, super tired new daddy

Asmaa Malik Assistant Professor headshot

Graduate Program Director

Teaches start-up journalism and digital reporting. Interested in how social media networks change our relationships to news. Also loves: stand-up comedy and popcorn.

Professor Anne McNeilly

Associate Professor

An unabashed news and coffee junkie who likes to stay up late watching Sam Fuller movies.

Janice Neil Associate chair

Journalism Chair at Ryerson, former editor J-Source.ca. Reporting and producing career at CBc TV & Radio and TVO

Anne Rauhala

Associate Chair

Hemingway-esque J-prof and editor. Writes like Mariel and looks like Ernest. No, no, wait…

Bill Reynolds Professor

Professor

Graduate Program Director, Journalism, Ryerson. Editor, Literary Journalism Studies. Author, Life Real Loud. Feature Writer. Etc.

Ivor Shapiro Chair of the School of Journalism headshot

Professor

Teaches ethics, media law and feature writing, and supervises undergraduate capstone projects. Researches journalists’ professional identity and values. Eats too much ice cream.

Joyce Smith

Associate Professor

Music-loving Iberophile and knitting fundi fascinated by journalism and religion.

Lisa Taylor

Assistant professor and undergraduate core skills coordinator

Prof, recovering lawyer, geeked about s. 2(b) of the Charter of Rights & Freedoms.

Advisory Council

Professor Gavin Adamson

Associate Chair & Undergraduate Program Director

Undergraduate Program Administrator researching mental health news and digital journalism @ryersonjourn. Numbers and nightmares have news value – WH Auden

Gene Allen

Professor

Teaches TV journalism and history of journalism and communication. Main research interest: history of the international news system, especially news agencies. (138 characters)

Kamal Al-Solaylee

Teacher, book author and critic with interest in arts, Middle Eastern issues, race and sexual-identity politics. Into creative nonfiction and magazines. Adores dogs, tolerates cats.

Assistant Professor

Kalli Anderson Assistant Professor Office: RCC 191A Phone: 416-979-5319 Email: kalli.anderson@ryerson.ca Social Media:  BiographyEducationResearch Interests Kalli is an award-winning audio-producer, writer and documentary filmmaker. She has produced radio documentaries, news pieces and current affairs segments for CBC Radio. Her writing has appeared in The Walrus, Today’s Parent, The Grid, Eye Weekly, THIS Magazine, Toronto Life…

Marsha Barber Professor

Professor

Marsha is Professor in the School of Journalism and Teaching Chair for the Faculty of Communication and Design. Prior to coming to Ryerson, she spent many years at CBC, where she was a senior producer at CBC’s flagship newscast: the National.

Jagg Carr-Locke

Associate Professor

Teaches masthead and oversees internships. Corrects other people’s grammar because someone has to. Building TARDIS in home garden. Wants to be buried at Anfield. #YNWA.

Sonya fatah

Assistant Professor

Journalist, traveler, mother of two imps.

April Lindgren Professor headshot

Associate Professor

Passionate about local news and why it matters; runs The Local News Research Project. Loves mystery novels, the piano and Toronto.

Adrian Ma

Assistant Professor

Multimedia producer, writer, teacher, super tired new daddy

Asmaa Malik Assistant Professor headshot

Graduate Program Director

Teaches start-up journalism and digital reporting. Interested in how social media networks change our relationships to news. Also loves: stand-up comedy and popcorn.

Professor Anne McNeilly

Associate Professor

An unabashed news and coffee junkie who likes to stay up late watching Sam Fuller movies.

Janice Neil Associate chair

Journalism Chair at Ryerson, former editor J-Source.ca. Reporting and producing career at CBc TV & Radio and TVO

Anne Rauhala

Associate Chair

Hemingway-esque J-prof and editor. Writes like Mariel and looks like Ernest. No, no, wait…

Bill Reynolds Professor

Professor

Graduate Program Director, Journalism, Ryerson. Editor, Literary Journalism Studies. Author, Life Real Loud. Feature Writer. Etc.

Ivor Shapiro Chair of the School of Journalism headshot

Professor

Teaches ethics, media law and feature writing, and supervises undergraduate capstone projects. Researches journalists’ professional identity and values. Eats too much ice cream.

Joyce Smith

Associate Professor

Music-loving Iberophile and knitting fundi fascinated by journalism and religion.

Lisa Taylor

Assistant professor and undergraduate core skills coordinator

Prof, recovering lawyer, geeked about s. 2(b) of the Charter of Rights & Freedoms.

Years of Experience

Successful Projects

Happy Clients

Awards Won