Chris Bacon is the executive producer of KUJH-TV and also a Ph.D. student. He has spent over 10 years in the communications field as a television journalist and PR professional. His research interests include sports media and broadcast journalism education. Chris received his bachelor's degree from Murray State University and his master's degree from the University of Illinois.
University of Kansas: Honorable Mention for Graduate Teaching (2013)
Reinardy, S. & Bacon, C. (2014). Feast and famine? Local TV news workers expand the offerings but say they are hungry for quality journalism. Journal of Media Practice, 15(2): 133-145.
- Sports media
- Journalism education
- Image repair for high-profile athletes