Visiting Associate Professor
AP Sports Editors No. 1 story 2015
Doug Blackburn joined SJGC as a Visiting Associate Professor in January 2015, after serving as an adjunct teaching News Writing & Reporting classes since 2009. Blackburn, with more than 35 years as an award-winning reporter and writer, brings a unique skill set of “real world” experience to SJGC. His awards span the years, from 1980 Louisiana Press Association Columnist of the Year to the national Associated Press Sports Editors award for top story in 2014 for a story he co-authored for the Tallahassee Democrat. He has a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Michigan.