Chris Tuohey

Chris Tuohey

  • Chair

  • Associate Professor

    Broadcast and Digital Journalism

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.