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Ellen Gerl

Associate Professor


Phone: 740.597.3136

Email: gerl@ohio.edu

Twitter: @ejgerl

Office: Schoonover Center 248

EDUCATION: M.S. journalism, Ohio University, 1975; B.A., English/Secondary Education Case Western Reserve University, 1974

EXPERIENCE: Visiting assistant professor, E.W. Scripps School of Journalism, Ohio University, 2000-2002; adjunct faculty, Ohio University, 1981-1997 and 2004; assistant professor of journalism, Humboldt State University, 1989-1990; Freelance writer/editor, 1984 to present; Various public relations positions in hospitals and higher education settings, 1975-1984; Co-editor, A Comprehensive Guide to Business Incubation, 2nd Edition, 2004; Co-editor, Incubating Technology Businesses, 2003; editor, Best Practices in Action: Guidelines for Implementing First-Class Business Incubation Programs, 2001

PUBLICATIONS/RESEARCH: Author, Incubating the Arts, 2000, and Bricks and Mortar: Renovating or Building a Business Incubation Facility, 2000; contributing writer, A Comprehensive Guide to Business Incubation, 1996; editor, Living in Ohio: A Handbook for Japanese, published by Institute for Japanese Studies, The Ohio State University, 1991; Magazine features published in Midwest Living, Ohio, Acoustic Guitar, VistaUSA, Cyclist, Perspectives and other publications

PROFESSIONAL AFFILITIONS: Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication and National Association for Science Writers