IUPUI Journalism

Chris Lamb

Professor
E-mail: lambch@iupui.edu
Phone: (317) 274-4948

University Library, UL 3100G
Office Hours: 1:30-1:45 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays
10:30-11:45 a.m. Tuesdays



Chris Lamb, Ph.D., joined Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis in January 2013, where he teaches sports journalism and serves on the staff of the National Sports Journalism Center. He is the author/editor of six books, including Conspiracy of Silence: Sportswriters and the Long Campaign to Desegregate Baseball (2012) and Blackout: The Untold Story of Jackie Robinson's First Spring Training (2004). Before becoming a college professor, he worked for newspapers and magazines for ten years. Since becoming a professor, his articles and columns have appeared in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Sports Illustrated, Los Angeles Times, Miami Herald, Huffington Post, etc. His research articles have appeared in Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, Journal of American History, Journalism History, and other scholarly journals. He has twice been a Pulitzer Prize judge in the category of editorial cartooning.