Welcome to Dr. Emil Steiner, Assistant Professor of Sports Journalism

We’re excited to welcome Dr. Emil Steiner as the newest full-time member of Journalism Department. Steiner teaches Sports Journalism and Online Journalism courses and serves as the coordinator of the new Sports Communication and Media program at Rowan University.

Steiner is a former editor and reporter at The Washington Post where he was a founder of The League, an NFL-focused news and discussion platform. He was also a member of the newsroom awarded the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting.

Steiner graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and received a master’s in journalism and Ph.D in media and communication studies from Temple University. His research focuses on media rituals and techno-cultural convergence.