Assistant Professor of Journalism
Anna Ozbek is a multimedia producer, filmmaker, and educator with a decade of experience in broadcast journalism. Her video work has appeared on CNN, Global Post, NY1, National Geographic, and Democracy Now!. Anna was formerly based in Istanbul where she covered regional political issues. She is now a member of the media arts collectives Chinatown Art Brigade and The Illuminator, where she explores new media approaches to social issue storytelling.
Anna has previously taught media production and media studies at Hunter College, Brooklyn College, and Marymount Manhattan College. She also currently works on the independent daily news hour Democracy Now!. She holds a BA from the University of Washington and has recently completed thesis work for an MFA at Hunter College.