J. Michael Robertson

Director, Journalism/Associate Professor

Full-Time Faculty

(415) 422-6250 Kalmanovitz Hall 119


Michael Robertson received his PhD in English from Duke University. He is a Pulitzer-nominated journalist who has worked for the Atlanta magazine and the San Francisco Chronicle, amongst other publications. He is currently writing a book on the art of the newspaper column. His areas of interest include journalism history, literary journalism, feature writing, reporting.

PhD, English, Duke University
Column Writing
Journalism Ethics
Changing newsroom culture/multimedia