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David Cuillier

David Cuillier

David Cuillier, Director of the University of Arizona School of Journalism
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Cuillier, a former chair of SPJ’s Freedom of Information Committee, researches citizen and press access to government information, including public attitudes toward freedom of information, the state of access, and strategies for increasing transparency. Also researches psychological effects in journalism (e.g., terror management theory – the effect of thinking about death on journalistic decisions). He served as president of the Society of Professional Journalists in 2013-14 and is currently a board member of the National Freedom of Information Coalition and First Amendment Coalition of Arizona.