Dawn Fallik

Visiting Professor
Primary office:
Stauffer-Flint Hall, room 207d
Dawn Fallik is a visiting professor from the University of Delaware. She spent 20 years as a full-time reporter, working for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, The Associated Press and The Philadelphia Inquirer. She specializes in medical reporting and database analysis but randomly blogs about television and pop culture for The Wall Street Journal.  

After moving to academia in 2007, Fallik completed stints on the multimedia desks at the WSJ as well as The Philadelphia Inquirer. She spent a summer at the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University, developing social media curriculum for journalism professors. She continues to write for The New Republic, The Wall Street Journal, The Philadelphia Inquirer and Neurology Today, among others. 

She is living in Lawrence and doesn't know a burnt end from a hot dish.

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