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Jodie Mozdzer Gil

Jodie Mozdzer GilAssociate Professor of Journalism
M.S., Quinnipiac University, Interactive Communications
B.S., Southern Connecticut State University, Journalism
Office: Morrill Hall 202 D
Phone: (203) 392-8937



Publications and experience

Associate Professor Gil has worked as a news reporter for the Hartford Courant, the Waterbury Republican American, and the Valley Independent Sentinel, covering various municipal governments, breaking news and education. She is a past board member of the Connecticut Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists,  having previously served as the group's president, immediate past president and treasurer. She also serves as the chair for the group's annual contest. She is a member of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. She was a member of the Connecticut General Assembly's special task force to review privacy and Freedom of Information in the wake of the Newtown shooting. Her research centers on Freedom of Information issues and digital privacy. In her free time, she continues to freelance for a variety of online media outlets in the state. She is a co-adviser for the student magazine, Crescent. 

SCSU courses taught

JRN 101 — The Media: Freedom & Power
JRN 135 — Digital Media Skills
JRN 200 — Basics of Journalism
JRN 225 — Multimedia Journalism
JRN 490 -- Journalism Capstone
JRN 497 - Journalism Internship