Laura Lindenfeld Appointed Dean of Journalism School at Stony Brook University

STONY BROOK, NY, February 28, 2020 – Dr. Laura Lindenfeld, Professor of Journalism and Executive Director of the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, has been appointed Dean of the School of Journalism effective immediately, announced Minghua Zhang, Interim Provost for Stony Brook University. She has held the Interim Dean position since January 2019.

“Laura has demonstrated herself to be a highly effective leader in that time, establishing a comprehensive strategic vision and developing new programmatic opportunities for the School of Journalism,” says Zhang. “As a communication researcher, her work draws inspiration from the idea that we can make better, more informed decisions about how we shape our collective future.” Click here to read more.