Mitchell T. Bard

Assistant Professor

JD, University of Miami School of Law
MA, University of Wisconsin
BA, Brandeis University


Office: Murphy Center, 2nd Fl., Room 222
Phone: (914) 633-2459
Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, Noon to 1:00 pm

Mitch Bard has extensive experience as a writer and editor for publications in a variety of media, including producing content for websites in the early years of the emergence of the Internet. He has served as a featured blogger for the Huffington Post since 2008.

Current Research & Distinctions

  • Completing doctoral degree at the University of Wisconsin School of Journalism
  • Sole author, "The Role of Differing Host Styles in Fox News' Prime-Time Coverage of Health Care Reform in August 2009," to be published by Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly in 2015.
  • 2013 Guido Stempel Award for top graduate student paper from the Graduate Student Interest Group of AEJMC.
  • The UW College of Letters and Science named him a teaching fellow, an honor given to the top 15 teaching assistants in the college.