by Robert Stewart, Ph.D., Director; Professor
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Julia Keller will be leaving The Chicago Tribune to join us this coming fall as the Scripps Howard Visiting Professional. Keller won the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for feature writing.
In addition to her work as a journalist, Keller has taught writing at Princeton, Notre Dame, the University of Chicago, as well as at Ohio State University when she was working on her doctorate.
Keller, who is from Huntington, W.Va., was a Nieman Fellow at Harvard prior to joining the Tribune in 1998. Before that she was the television critic at The Columbus Dispatch, where she worked from 1981-1997.