School of Communication & Journalism

Billy Ferris

Billy Ferris Adjunct Instructor


ferriwj@auburn.edu

Office Hours

  • By appointment

Profile

Billy Ferris worked as a television producer and reporter before obtaining his Masters and joining the Auburn family, first as an instructor in Communication and Journalism, then as an adviser to student media. Billy covered live college sports, produced feature stories for broadcasts, and wrote, shot, and edited full length documentaries about Auburn athletics.

A graduate of Auburn University, Billy was the station manager of Eagle Eye TV during his time as an undergraduate student.

He has won four International Media Festival awards, an Associated Press award for sports anchoring, and was a 2016-17 Undergraduate Teaching Excellence award recipient.

Last Updated: July 26, 2019