- M.B.A. Syracuse University
- M.A. Western Kentucky University
- B.A. Western Kentucky University
David SutherlandAssociate Professor Multimedia Photography & Design Also teaches in: Military Visual Journalism Photography Communications Communications Photography Photojournalism Communications@Syracuse
David Sutherland has been a professor of photography at Syracuse University for 32 years. He was previously a staff photographer at the Louisville (Kentucky) Courier-Journal and the Bowling Green (Kentucky) Daily News.
He has been honored with the 2002 National Press Photographers Association Robin F. Garland Educator Award; the 2000 Western Kentucky Herald Journalism Award; and the 2008 Michael O’Leary Prize for Excellence in Teaching at SU London.
Sutherland was the administrator for the Alexia Foundation for 20 years, and the Alexia Chair for Documentary Photography from 2007-2010.
He has also taught photojournalism to Military Visual Journalism students for 25 years.
Learn more about the Multimedia Photography and Design program.