Craig Duff

Craig Duff

Craig Duff is an award-winning video journalist and documentary television director, producer and writer. He is currently the director of multimedia for TIME.com, where he oversees video and podcasts, trains reporters in the use of video, and produces his own work as the magazine expands its online offerings. He has held this post since July 2008.Duff is also an adjunct associate professor at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. In spring 2008, he was a Ferris Professor of Journalism in residence at Princeton University, where he taught a seminar on multi-platform journalism. Duff spent the 2006-07 academic year in Egypt, where he served as a Knight International Journalism Fellow at the Center for Electronic Journalism at the American University in Cairo. Prior to the fellowship and during his academic appointments before joining TIME, Craig worked with The New York Times as the paper ventures into broadcast journalism through the expanded use of video on its website. Duff’s television work includes several documentaries produced with the New York Times, including hour-long programs about the future of the Arctic Ocean (“New York Times Reporting: Arctic Rush”), Homeland Security (“Are Your Safer?” on the Discovery Channel), the ins and outs of political reporting (“Politics and the Media” on the Discovery Times channel), and the sale of looted artifacts in the antiquities trade (“Stolen Treasures,” also on Discovery Times). Before becoming a freelance/independent producer, Craig’s was an Executive Producer at CNN in Atlanta, where he co-created and oversaw the production of two cultural newsmagazine series (TOPX on TBS and The American Edge on CNN) as well as various specials. Prior to that he as the senior producer of CNN’s Environment Unit. During nearly 10 years at CNN and Turner Broadcasting, Craig Duff received numerous awards, including a national EMMY, two Cable Ace Awards, the National Headliner Award, a Genesis award, three awards from the Environmental Media Association, and festival honors from the Houston, Chicago, Columbus and National Educational Film Festivals. His documentary New York Times Reporting: Arctic Rush was awarded the National Association of Science Writers’ 2006 Science and Society Award. Craig has earned a Master of Arts degree in Radio, Television and Film from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Youngstown State University in Ohio.