B.A. 1975, San Diego State University
M.A. 2005, Cal State Northridge.
Professor James Hill is in his twelfth year teaching broadcast skills in the Department of Journalism. He joined the faculty after working as a television news reporter for more than 25 years, including 10 years as a CNN correspondent.
Professor Hill specializes in teaching radio and television reporting and newscast production, but also teaches investigative reporting and print/multimedia journalism. He also serves as the faculty advisor for the student chapter of the Radio-Television Digital News Association.