School of Communication & Journalism

Autumn Linford

Autumn Linford Assistant Professor, Journalism
106 Tichenor Hall

Office Hours

  • Tuesday 9:15 - 10:15 am, 12:00 - 2:00 pm
  • Thursday 9:15 - 10:15 am


Professor Linford has a doctorate in journalism history from University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. She worked as a newspaper reporter for 15 years and roughly 3 years as a photojournalist before becoming an assistant professor at Auburn University. Her award winning research centers on women and girls in journalism history.

Google Scholar Page


PhD, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

Research and Teaching Interests

gender, labor and journalism history; print/digital journalism; photojournalism

Representative Publications

Classes Taught

News Writing, Media Ethics, Journalism History

Last Updated: August 16, 2022