Elissa L Yancey
Title: Educator Associate Professor
Office: 5307 French Hall
Elissa Yancey, educator associate professor of journalism, is an award-winning writer and editor with 20 years of professional experience. In addition to her full-time teaching, she works as contributing environmental editor for WCPO Digital, a Scripps Howard network. The former managing editor of SoapboxMedia.com spent six years at Cincinnati Magazine where she oversaw custom publications. Her writing is regularly published nationally. Yancey has a BA in English with a Writing Certificate in Journalism from UC and a MSEd from Northwestern University. Photo courtesy of CityBeat.
Elissa Yancey has spent years exploring issues of environmental justice throughout the city of Cincinnati, the state of Ohio and beyond. A member of the Society of Environmental Journalists and the Journalism and Women's Symposium, among other groups, she champions underrepresented story sources in her work and in her teaching.
- (Collaborator), Haynes, Erin; Yancey, Elissa, University of Cincinnati-Marietta-Parkersburg Metropolitan Area Reciprocal Research Relationship, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. (R03 ES017362), $124,800.00. 09/25/2008 to 08/31/2011. Status: Closed.
- (Collaborator), Caruso, Joseph; Chen, Aimin; Deka, Ranjan; Greis, Kenneth; Haynes, Erin; Ho, Shuk Mei; Lemasters, Grace; Leung, Yuet Kin; Medvedovic, Mario; Meller, Jaroslaw; Meloncon, Lisa; Pinney, Susan; Porollo, Alexey; Puga, Alvaro; Thomas, Michael; Woo, Daniel; Yadav, Jagjit; Yancey, Elissa, Environmental Genetics, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. (P30ES006096), $1,743,768.00. 04/01/2013 to 03/31/2018. Status: Active.