In his role as director of teaching, learning and assessment at the Newmark J-School, Jeremy Caplan serves as adjunct coordinator, implements new faculty development programs, strengthens the outcomes and assessment process, and develops new learning opportunities for students.
Previously, he was director of education for the school’s Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism. He has taught courses at CUNY on digital journalism, reporting and writing, business fundamentals, and entrepreneurial journalism.
He has written for Time Magazine on business, technology and cultural trends. He’s covered tech companies including Google, Yahoo, AOL and Apple.
Caplan was a Wiegers Fellow at Columbia Business School, where he completed his MBA, and a Knight-Bagehot Fellow at the Columbia Journalism School, where he earned an M.S. in Journalism. He also served as a Ford Fellow in Entrepreneurial Journalism at the Poynter Institute.
Along with a degree from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Caplan holds a certificate in violin performance. Before joining Time, Caplan worked for The Paris Review, Yahoo! Internet Life, and Newsweek. He gives talks and leads workshops regularly on digital and entrepreneurial journalism. He lives in New York City with his wife and two daughters.