Geanne Perlman Rosenberg
Media law, ethics, legal, regulatory issues, legal profession, securities industry
Phone: (646) 312-3969
Geanne Perlman Rosenberg is a professor at Baruch College, where she directs the Harnisch Journalism Projects; a member of the consortial faculty of City University of New York’s Graduate School of Journalism; a faculty associate at the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University, and an adjunct professor of law at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Her areas of expertise include media law and empowering those engaged in public interest journalism with media law education and resources, and news literacy and information-quality education to help teenagers and adults become more discerning consumers of and contributors to news information. A journalist and attorney, Rosenberg is the principal investigator of Harnisch Foundation, McCormick Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Carnegie Corporation and David and Katherine Moore Family Foundation-funded journalism projects relating to media law, journalism education, citizen journalism and news literacy. She served as director of Baruch's Journalism Program and then as first chair of Baruch’s Department of Journalism and the Writing Professions.
Rosenberg has a J.D. from Columbia University’s School of Law, where she was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar; an M.S. in journalism from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism; and a B.A. in English from Bryn Mawr College. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Student Press Law Center, a national organization devoted to supporting high school and college journalism with legal resources and education.