KATHRYN GRETSINGER, MJ, is an associate professor at the UBC School of Journalism, Writing and Media where she teaches a range of journalism courses, including Integrated (Digital) Journalism, Global Reporting and Reporting in Indigenous Communities. She collaborates with professionals, faculty and students at the UBC Emerging Media Lab, where she also acts as a senior advisor to UBC President Santa Ono.
Kathryn has helped create award-winning audio and digital work at the local and national level in Canada. She’s a recipient of the UBC Killam Teaching Prize, and was named one of North America’s top innovative journalism educators in 2018.
She works as a coach and trainer with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, and is working on a joint Canada and USA journalistic collaboration on mental health issues.