Adrian Ma

Adrian Ma
Assistant Professor

Adrian Ma is an award-winning multimedia journalist that specializes in digital storytelling and personal branding.

He has more than a decade of professional journalism experience, with most of those years spent working at the CBC as a digital producer and news writer. He has also worked or freelanced for a variety of media outlets, including the Toronto Star, Hamilton Magazine, the Echo Weekly, CBC Sports, and the Canadian University Press.

He has been teaching at the Ryerson University School of Journalism since 2013, first as a lab instructor, and recently, as an LTF assistant professor.

He published his first book, How the Chinese Created Canada (Lone Pine Publishing), in 2010.

Master of Journalism, Ryerson University, Journalism, 2009

Bachelor of Arts, Wilfrid Laurier University, Political Science/Philosophy, 2007

Online news coverage, analytics trends, data visualization, journalism education pedagogy

•  Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
•  Canadian Association of Journalists

English, Cantonese