Justin Hicks is a distinguished visiting journalist with the Gallivan Program in Journalism, Ethics, and Democracy at the University of Notre Dame.
He is the workforce development reporter at WVPE Public Radio in Elkhart, Indiana. He has also worked at New York Public Radio/WQXR and at the San Angelo Standard Times.
A former middle school teacher, he has also managed a team of interns at the Dow Jones News Fund.
He is a graduate of Appalachian State University, and he earned a master's degree at the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University.
In Fall 2020, he will teach “Sound Stories: Introduction to Audio Journalism.”