Jesse Abdenour, School of Journalism and Communication

Jesse Abdenour

Practice Areas: Broadcast News, Investigative Journalism, Documentary Filmmaking, Copyright Law

Jesse Abdenour is an academic expert in broadcast news, investigative journalism, documentary filmmaking, and copyright law. At the University of Oregon, he is an associate professor in the School of Journalism and Communication. Before becoming a professor, he spent eight years working as a television news anchor and reporter and has produced several documentary films.



Recent Media: 
Journalism study finds narrative engagement key to trust, belief in news facts (Oregon Public Broadcasting, Oct. 31, 2019)
How journalists cover mass shootings: 5 recent studies to consider (Journalist's Resource, December 2018)
Study: Competition between TV stations spurs investigative journalism (Columbia Journalism Review, Jan. 3, 2018)
Study: Corporate TV news outlets do more investigative reports (Around the O, Dec. 29, 2017)
What type of journalist are you? (Columbia Journalism Review, Jan. 24, 2017)