Paul Van Slambrouck

Associate Professor of Mass Communication
CA, Glen Fishback School of Photography
BA, University of California, Santa Barbara

Paul Van Slambrouck joined Principia’s Mass Communication Department in 2011.  Van Slambrouck served as Editor of The Christian Science Monitor from 2001–2005 and has held a variety of writing, editing, and management positions in the field of journalism. At the Monitor, he was a national and foreign correspondent, as well Foreign Editor, working in both print and radio. 

From 1989 to 1997 Van Slambrouck worked at the San Jose Mercury News, and was awarded a Pulitzer Prize along with the Mercury News staff for coverage of the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake. Van Slambrouck served in a variety of positions at the Mercury News, including Deputy Managing Editor and National/Foreign Editor.

Before joining Principia, Van Slambrouck was an active contributor to Works & Conversations magazine and a volunteer coordinator for CharityFocus. 

Van Slambrouck is currently writing a book under contract with Barrett-Koehler Publishers.