Laura Moorhead

Laura Moorhead
Associate Professor
Journalism Faculty Adviser
(415) 225-3363
Building: Humanities
Room Number: 335
On sabbatical Fall 2021


Worked as a journalist for 20 years, most recently as a contributing editor at PBS Frontline/World and as a senior editor at Wired, where she was on staff for 12 years. She has written for TED and IDEO. Laura also holds a Ph.D. from Stanford’s Learning Sciences & Technology Design program, as well as a master’s from Stanford and a bachelor’s from Ball State University. Her research considers questions around media literacy and open access to information.