Adjunct Professor


Vidisha Priyanka is currently working with Poynter NewsU as an Interactive Learning Producer. She teaches multimedia, video and interactive storytelling, analytics and user engagement to professional journalists, onsite and online. Before joining the NewsU team, Vidisha worked as Planning Editor for digital video at, media partner of The Tampa Tribune and WFLATV, News Channel 8. She also worked as an Audience Editor and News and Special Projects producer for almost 10 years and helped focus resources on serving news audience. Vidisha has a master’s degree in Journalism from the University of South Florida St. Petersburg. She is a native of India and used to work as a content writer for the Web edition of India Today, the largest selling political magazine in India, and as a reporter and content producer for The Times of India, New Delhi. Photo courtesy Poynter’s NewsU.

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