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Susan Jacobson

Alumni, Class of 1995

Susan Jacobson is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Journalism at Temple University in Philadelphia. Her research interests encompass the impact of new media on journalism, including how interactive multimedia changes the nature of news storytelling and impacts values of the press; and how social media influences the relationship between journalists and the news audience. She is the chair of the Temple University Games Interest Group, which consists of faculty members from several schools and colleges at Temple University. During the 2010-2011 academic year as a Mellon Research Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania she is investigating how video games may shape digital journalism.

City of Origin: Venice, FL, USA
Current residence: Philadelphia, USA