Jonathan Raber, MS

Instructor, Department of Communication Studies

Office Location: West Campus
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Jonathan Raber, MS, joined the Department of Communication Studies in 2019 as an adjunct professor teaching journalism. He is also a writing coach for APU’s Convergent Media Center. He has worked as a sports journalist in the Los Angeles area for nearly 15 years, as a writer and editor for such companies as ESPN, FOX Sports, NFL Network, the NBA, and The Associated Press. He is passionate about emerging media, including social media trends and new technology platforms in journalism and storytelling.


  • MS, Communications, Syracuse University
  • BA, Journalism, California State University, Chico

Academic Area

  • Communication
    • Department of Communication Studies


  • Journalism
  • Pop Culture
  • Social Media
  • Sports Writing

Courses Taught

  • JOUR 420 – Entertainment, Religion, and Specialty Beat Reporting
  • JOUR 495 – Special Topics

Office Hours

Mondays 6PM-7:40PM