Matthew Cunningham - Columbia College Chicago

Matthew Cunningham

Assistant Professor of Instruction

mcunningham@colum.edu

Biography

Matt Cunningham is an Associate Professor of Instruction in the Communication Department of Columbia College Chicago and faculty advisor for the student run radio station WCRX. He has over 20 years experience as a multimedia producer and educator in the Chicago market.  His awards include 2 Lisagor Awards, a GLAAD Award, an Associated Press Award and a James Beard Award for Best Podcast.  Besides his work at Columbia, he is the editor of podcasts, Not Suitable for Work and The Feed Podcast and edits the monthly lecture series at the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago.

Instructional Areas

Podcasting, Radio, Interviewing

Degrees

B.S., Journalism/Mass Comm-Public Relations Kansas State University 1992
M.A., Specialized Journalism University of Southern California 2009