Jeff jarvis

Journalism professor, author, podcaster

Jeff Jarvis is professor and director of the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. He is the author of Geeks Bearing Gifts: Imagining New Futures for News; Public Parts: How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work and Live; What Would Google Do?: Reverse-Engineering the Fastest-Growing Company in the History of the World; and the ebook Gutenberg the Geek. He is cohost of the podcast This Week in Google and the new CUNY podcast dotNYC, about New York and technology. Previously, Jarvis was the creator and founding editor of Entertainment Weekly; TV critic of TV Guide and People magazines; president and creative director of, the online arm of Advance Publications (Newhouse Newspapers, Condé Nast); and Sunday editor and associate publisher of the New York Daily News. He blogs at and at