Linda Steiner


Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Office: 3103 Knight
Phone: 301-405-2426

Linda Steiner studies how and when gender matters in news and newsrooms and how feminist groups use media. Other research areas include media ethics; journalism history; and public journalism. Steiner is editor of Critical Studies in Media Communication and serves on six editorial boards. Before coming to Maryland she taught at Rutgers University, where she served as Department Chair and coordinator of the Ph.D. program's Media Studies track. She has written, co-authored, or edited several books, book chapters, and refereed articles.

Twitter: @Dr.LindaSteiner


  Women and the media; alternative media, public/civic journalism.