Jesse Garnier

Jesse Garnier
Associate Professor
Journalism Faculty Adviser
(415) 889-8895
Building: Humanities
Room Number: 224
On sabbatical 2021-2022


Teaches introductory multimedia, data journalism and advanced multimedia, including 360-degree video. Founder of, an award-winning Bay Area news startup founded in 2011. Previously, Garnier was senior web developer in the bioengineering department at Stanford University, and directed graphics staff in New York for the Associated Press, including coverage of 9/11 and the Iraq war. A San Francisco native, Garnier has led newsroom online operations for both the San Francisco Chronicle and the Hearst-owned Examiner.