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Chris Tuohey

Associate Professor

Chair, Broadcast & Digital Journalism

  • Broadcast & Digital Journalism

Contact Information

Office Location

318-G Newhouse 3


  • M.A. Ohio State University
  • B.S. Emerson College


  • Broadcast News Producing and Management
  • Employment Issues in News
  • Television News Employment Issues

Chris Tuohey has 16 years of professional television news experience as an executive producer, newscast producer and reporter. He has worked at WJW-TV, WKYC-TV and WEWS-TV in Cleveland; WBNS-TV in Columbus, Ohio; and WGGB-TV in Springfield, Mass. He is an Emmy Award winner for outstanding individual achievement for production of Rock 'N Roll Hall of Fame opening coverage.

He received the Teaching Recognition Award, part of Syracuse University's Meredith Professorship program, in 2001.

Tuohey is interested in producing research that is directly relevant to broadcast news professionals. His work has been published in such places as American Journalism Review and the Radio and Television News Directors Association's magazine, Communicator. He is currently researching the working conditions and job satisfaction of television news reporters.