Ira David Levy


Office Hours: Monday & Wednesday 1:30pm-3:30pm; Tuesday & Thursday 10:00am-11:00am; or by appointment

Teaching and Research Specialties: 

  • Journalism
  • Media
  • Adviser to The Appalachian news organization that includes print, online and broadcast

Selected Publications:

  • Executive producer and on-air host of "Pedal America," the national TV series that broadcasts in 93% of PBS's household reach
  • Assistant Producer at CNN in Atlanta; published in many national and local newspapers and magazines


  • College Media Association's "Adviser of the Year"
  • College Media Association board member 2005-2010
  • Two-time Phi Theta Kappa "Golden Apple Award" for Outstanding Teaching
  • Advisory Board Member for Associated Collegiate Press.


  • M.A. in Writing, DePaul University
Title: News Advisor, The Applachian News Group
Department: Department of Communication

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-8561

Office address
Beasley Media Complex 237