John Flournoy

John Craig Flournoy

Assistant Professor

McMicken Hall

A&S Journalism - 0174

Professional Summary

Craig Flournoy has worked on a hay farm, pipeline, steel fabricating plant, offshore oil rig and as a bible salesman, waiter and landscaper. For 22 years, he was an investigative reporter at the Dallas Morning News. His journalism was honored with more than 50 state and national awards including the 1986 Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting. His work helped prompt unprecedented federal action, allowing hundreds of poor black families to move into good housing in safe neighborhoods. Since 2002 he has taught journalism. The National Endowment for the Humanities recently awarded him a fellowship to write a book about white and black press coverage of the Civil Rights Movement. He is delighted to join the University of Cincinnati.

Craig Flournoy CV

Research Support

Grant: #FA-57949-14 Investigators:Flournoy, John 08-01-2015 -07-01-2016 National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship - The New York Times, the Black Press, and the Epic Battle to Report the Civil Rights Movement in the U.S. Role:PI $50,400.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #URC AHSS Faculty Stipend Awards AY2015-16 Investigators:Flournoy, John 05-01-2016 -04-30-2017 UC's University Research Council Reporting the Revolution Role:PI $6,000.00 Active Level:Internal UC

Contact Information

Phone: (513) 556-1633