Thomas Yulsman

Tom Yulsman
Director, Center for Environmental Journalism
Journalism

 Office: Armory 213A

Professor Tom Yulsman directs the Center for Environmental Journalism and is a professor in CMCI’s Department of Journalism. He also serves as a faculty member in CU's Environmental Studies program.

Yulsman keeps an active career as a journalist going by covering the Earth and environmental sciences for major magazines and online publications. He writes regularly for Discover magazine, where he runs ImaGeo, a visual blog he created that focuses on the intersection of imagery, imagination and planet Earth.

His book, Origins: The Quest for our Cosmic Roots, was published in 2003. Before joining CU in 1996, Yulsman was editor-in-chief of Earth magazine. In addition to Discover, his work has appeared in a wide variety of publications, including TIME, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Denver Post, Audubon, and Astronomy.

Yulsman received his MS degree in 1980 from the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University.