Aileen Gallagher

Aileen Gallagher

Associate Professor

Director, Program Review and Assessment

  • Magazine, News and Digital Journalism

Also teaches in:

  • Communications

Contact Information

Office Location

318-D Newhouse 3


  • Blogs
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Journalism
  • Magazine Journalism
  • Writing for New Media
  • Social Media and Journalism

Aileen Gallagher is a former senior editor for New York Magazine online. During her tenure there, she shared several National Magazine Awards with her colleagues, including General Excellence Online. She led the Grub Street food blog network from 2007-2010; the flagship site, Grub Street New York, was a James Beard Award finalist in 2010.

Prior to joining New York, Gallagher was a founding editor of the independent online magazine, The Black Table. Her writing has appeared in various print and online outlets, including Vulture, Bust, the New York Post, the New York Law Journal, Mediabistro, and many others. She is also the author of several children's nonfiction books about topics ranging from hepatitis to the Japanese Red Army.

She is a graduate of the Newhouse School.