Lewis, Glenn

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    Degree Institution Field Dates
    MA  City College CUNY  Creative Writing  1976 
    BA  Lehman College  Political Science and English  1969 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    York College  Professor  Journalism  2009 - present 
    York College  Associate Professor  Journalism  2001 - 2009 
    York College  Assistant Professor  Journalism  1996 - 2001 
    York College  Lecturer  Journalism/Creative Writing  1993 - 1996 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    CUNY Graduate School of Journalism  Professor  Print Journalism  2009 - present 
    CUNY Graduate School of Journalism  Associate Professor  Print Journalism  2006 - 2009 
    York College  Substitute Lecturer  Journalism/Writing  1986 - 1993 
    Lehman College  Adjunct Guest Lecturer  Magazine Writing  Fall 1981 
    York College  Adjunct Lecturer  Writing  1977 - 1986 
  4. Non Academic Experience


    Place of Employment Title Date
    Sage Publications  Editor - Volume V -Key Documents of the Encyclopedia of Journalism  2007 - 2009 
    Fox 5-TV News  Journalism and Media Expert  2006 - present 
    Book Smart, Inc.  President, Creative Director of Book Production Company  1989 - 1993 
    Numerous Magazines, Newspapers and Book Companies  Writer, Journalist, Contributing Editor  1976 - present 
    Chemical Bank, Cibank, Chase Manhattan Bank, etc.  Corporate Consultant for Writing/Communications  1982 - 1988 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Rank Dates
    Professor  2009 - present 
    Associate Professor  2001 - 2009 
    Assistant Professor  1996 - 2001 
    Lecturer  1993 - 1996 
    Substitute Lecturer  1986 - 1993 
    Adjunct Lecturer  1977 - 1986 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:

      Glenn Lewis Editor (sole writer) Volume V. Key Documents: Blueprints for Building the World of Journalism [Encyclopedia of Journalism]. Los Angeles: Sage Publications, 2009. .

    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        Glenn Lewis. "Studs Terkel." Library Journal (online). November 4, 2008: .

        Glenn Lewis. "Prehistoric Returns." Library Journal (cover story). February 15, 2002: .

        Glenn Lewis. "The Ultimate Oral History." Library Journal (Behind the Book column). September 1, 2001: .

        Glenn Lewis. "Personal Truths Spark A Movement." Library Journal (Behind the Book column). April 1, 2000: .

        Glenn Lewis. "Haunted By Old Enemies." Library Journal (Behind the Book column). February 15, 2000: .

        Glenn Lewis. "Old-Fashioned Grunt Reporting." Library Journal (Behind the Book column). February 1, 1999: .

        Glenn Lewis. "Tracking the American Dream." Library Journal (Behind the Book column). April 15, 1998: .

        Glenn Lewis. "Cronkite Remembers." Library Journal. July 1997: .

        Glenn Lewis. "David Ignatius: The Reluctant Spy." Publishers Weekly. May 10, 1997: .

        Glenn Lewis. ""And That's the Way It Was." Library Journal (Behind the Book column). December 1996: .

        Glenn Lewis. "Dozens of earlier articles." various magazines and newspapers.. 1976 - 1996: .

      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:

      "Library Journal "The Short Season: A Boston Celtic Diary"" March 15, 1979: .

  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:

      Created by Glenn Lewis and Gail Tuchman. Southside Sluggers Baseball Mysteries Series (4 titles in hardcover and paperback editions). New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992. .

      Ann Harper & Glenn Lewis. The Big Beauty Book. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1983. .

      Ann Harper & Glenn Lewis. The Big Beauty Book. London/Great Britain: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1984. .

      Ann Harper & Glenn Lewis. The Big Beauty Book. Israel: Yediot Aharonot Books, 1985. .

    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "Non-Fiction Book Writing Workshop" January 7, 2016; January 7, 2015; January 8, 2014; January 15, 2013; January 11, 2012; January 12, 2011; January 12, 2010; January 5, 2009; January 5, 2008: January Academy - CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

    "Literary Road Show Panel: Pitch to the Experts" June 13, 2015; June 7, 2014: Hunter College Writing Center Writer's Conference/Summer Symposium.

    "York Journalism Program Enrichment Seminar Series - Moderator "Jobs in Urban Reporting"" April 29, 2014: York College and Queensborough CC journalism students.

    "Rolling Stone Backs Off Article on Virginia University Rape Case" December 5, 2014: Fox 5-TV News (contributed on-air commentary).

    "Hyperbole in Weather Reporting" February 12, 2014: Fox 5-TV (contributed on-air commentary).

    "Resignation of Hearst White House Columnist Helen Thomas" June 7, 2010: Fox 5-TV News (live in-studio on-air interview).

    "Internet Impact on Race for President" February 5, 2008: Fox 5-TV News and Fox News Website (contributed commentary on-air and interview online).

    "Politics Come Home for the Holidays" December 19, 2007: Fox 5-TV News (contributed on-air commentary).

    "Iran President at Columbia University" September 24, 2007: Fox 5-TV News (contributed on-air commentary).

    "CIA Recruitment Ads" January 15, 2007: Fox 5-TV News (contributed on-air commentary.

    "OJ Simpson Book Cancelled" November 20, 2006: Fox 5-TV News (contributed on-air commentary).

    "Al Jazeera Broadcasts in English" November 15, 2006: Fox 5-TV News (contributed on-air commentary).

    "Building a Career With an International Publication" Moderator panel (with Economist Group)" October 3, 2008: CUNY Student Media Conference.

    "Internships and Beyond at The New York Times" Moderator panel (with editors from NYTimes)" October 2007: CUNY Student Media Conference.

    "Freelance Writing" Co-taught 3-day Seminar" January 2007: January Academy - CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

    "Dailies Go Hyper-Local" Moderator/Panelist (with local newspaper editors)" October 2006: CUNY Student Media Conference.

    "American Trends in Graduate Journalism Education" Co-Presenter/Co-Moderator special seminar for new CUNY Graduate School of Journalism" September 8, 2005: 9 Journalism Deans from Russia/for U.S. State Department.

    "Newspaper Design Strategies" Moderator panel (with editors from Daily News)" March 2005: CUNY Student Media Conference.

    "Media Ink" Moderator panel (with editors from print media)" February 2004: CUNY Student Media Conference.

    "Copyediting With New York Times Editors" Moderator panel" March 2003: CUNY Student Media Conference.

    "Art of the Interview" Moderator/Panelist (with top journalists)" March 2002: CUNY Student Media Conference.

    "War and Journalism" short lecture" Spring 2003: English Dept. Open House/York College.

  9. Patents

    None

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

    Dartmouth Medal 2010 - Honorable Mention [American Library Association] for Encylopedia of Journalism (most prestigious reference publications for 2009) - worked as Editor (sole writer) Volume V: "Key Documents" of Encyclopedia of Journalism: 2010.

    Contributing Columnist - Library Journal - "Behind The Book" Column - nominated for Jesse H. Neal - 2000 National Business Journalism Award (Best Magazine Column): 2000.

    Faculty Advisor to Student Newspaper (Pandora's Box) - won more than 20 major national, state, city-wide college newspaper awards during 22-year tenure: 1986 - 2007.

  12. Grants-In-Aid

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Member - English Department Personnel & Budget Committee: Fall 2007 - present.

      Chair - Journalism Scholarship and Awards Screening Committee: Fall 2012 - present.

      Organizer/Moderator - Journalism Program Information Sessions: twice in Fall/ 2014 - present.

      Initiated/Organized Intensive Recruitment Program for Journalism Program: Fall 2014 - present.

      Initiated/Negotiated Journalism Program Articulation Agreement with LaGuardia Community College: Spring 2013.

      Peer Mentor - Journalism Faculty: 2008 - present.

      Chair - Search Committee for Assistant Professor of Broadcast Journalism: Spring 2010.

      Chair - Search Committee for Assistant Professor of Journalism: Spring 2007.

      Initiated Journalism Program Articulation Agreement with Kingsborough Community College: 2008.

      Member - Search Committee for Assistant Professor in Composition: 2003.

      Wrote and Taught - Special "College Now" Journalism course for local high schools: 2003 - 2004.

      Coordinator Journalism Program (Minor): 1993 - Spring 2007.

      Coordinator Creative Writing Program: 1996 - 1999.

    2. Service to the School
    3. Service to the College

      Director - BA in Journalism Degree Program: Fall 2007 - present.

      Chair - York College Journalism Program Advisory Board: Fall 2010 - present.

      Recruited member news organizations for Journalism Program Advisory Board: Fall 2009 - present.

      Faculty Member - Alumni Reconnect Committee: Fall 2015 - present.

      Organizer/Host - York College Journalism Program Enrichment Seminar Series: Fall 2011 - present.

      Organized/Initiated - Journalism Program Teaching/Research Collaboration with Bamberg University, Germany: 2011 - 2013.

      Organizer/Moderator - Launch events/Community News Mini-Conference for Journalism BA: 2007 - 2008.

      Chair - Search Committee for York College Director of Marketing Communications: Spring 2005.

      Chair - Minority Development Program Committee (partnership with CMP Media/internships, scholarship, mentoring): 2004 - 2008.

      Member - Communications Technology Advisory Committee/ CT founding P&B Committee: 2003 - 2007.

      Faculty Advisor to Pandora's Box (student newspaper): 1986 - January 2008.

      Founding Faculty Supervisor/Teacher - York student production team - "CUNY TV Boot Camp" with CBS News/"60 Minutes": June 2002.

      Founding Chair/Organizer - York College High School Journalism Day Committee: 1998 - 2004.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center

      Director - CUNY Graduate School of Journalism Undergraduate Initiative: Fall 2011 - present.

      Member - Governance Council - CUNY Graduate School of Journalism: Fall 2008 - present.

      Member - Faculty Standards Committee - CUNY Graduate School of Journalism: Fall 2008 - present.

      Member - Narrative Course Committee - CUNY Graduate School of Journalism: Fall 2007 - 2014.

      Member - Founding Curriculum Committee - CUNY Graduate School of Journalism (developed original curriculum and plans for school): 2004 - 2005.

      Created original syllabus for JOUR 72103 - Feature Writing and Reporting - CUNY Graduate School of Journalism: 2005.

      Member - Founding Admissions Committee - CUNY Graduate School of Journalism: 2004 - 2010.

      Co-created original syllabus for JOUR 73101 - Narrative Journalism: 2007.

      Member - Steering Committee CUNY Media Conference and Job Fair: 2001 - 2009.

    5. Service to the University

      Founding Chair - CUNY Journalism Discipline Council: Fall 2011 - present.

      Senator - University Faculy Senate: 2002 - 2015.

      Co-Coordinator - Launch of CUNY Campus Wire Service: 2014 - 2015.

      Special Coordinator - CUNY 2015 Calendar on Journalism "Spreading the News": Fall 2014 - Spring 2015.

      Organizer - CUNY Scholarly Publishing Seminars for Journalism Faculty: May 10, 2013 and May 16, 2014.

      Alternate Senator - UFS: 2015 - 2016.

      Member - UFS Status of the Faculty Committee: 2004 - 2014.

      Member - UFS Committee on Media Relations: 2002 - 2004.

      Co-Chair - Workshop on "A Proposed School of Journalism" at UFS Spring Conference on the Integrated University: 2003.

  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

    Professional Member Society of Professional Journalists/ Professional Member SPJ New York Chapter "The Deadline Club": 2000 - present.

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      Course Description
      JOUR 280  Introduction to Journalism 
      JOUR 281  Introduction to Feature Writing 
      JOUR 321  Editorial Writing, Commentary and Criticism 
      JOUR 322  Advanced Feature Writing 
      JOUR 382  Non-Fiction Book Writing 
      JOUR 384  Journalism Literature 
      JOUR 385  Essentials of Editing 
      JOUR 387  Journalism Ethics and Legal Issues 
      JOUR 481  Journalism Fieldwork I 
      JOUR 483  Journalism Fieldwork II 
      ENG 286  Introduction to Creative Writing 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Founding Director - Bachelor of Arts in Journalism Degree 2006 - 2008, Created curriculum for new major in Journalism.

      Basics of Online Journalism, JOUR 285.

      Editorial Writing, Commentary and Criticism, JOUR 321.

      Advanced Feature Writing, JOUR 322.

      Investigative Journalism & In-Depth Reporting, JOUR 381.

      Beat Reporting and Community News Coverage, JOUR 383.

      Journalism Literature, JOUR 384.

      Essentials of Editing, JOUR 385.

      Journalism Ethics and Legal Issues, JOUR 387.

      Digital Photojournalism (co-created), JOUR 388.

      Advance Reporting and Writing for Broadcast News, JOUR 389.

      Journalism Fieldwork I, JOUR 481.

      Introduction to Journalism (originally created as ENG 280), JOUR 280.

      Introdction to Feature Writing (originally created as ENG 281, JOUR 281.

      Introduction to Writing Broadcast News (originally created as ENG 282), JOUR 282.

      Coordinator/creator - Journalism Minor (1993), Developed curriculum and wrote or rewrote courses for original Journalism Minor.