Geoff McGhee

Geoff McGhee

Creative Director for Media and Communications
2010 - Present
Office: (415) 987-4830
Fax: (650) 721-3223
Skype: mcgeoff
Twitter: @mcgeoff

M.S., Columbia University, 1999, Journalism; B.A. Connecticut College, 1992, Asian Studies

Geoff McGhee specializes in interactive data visualization and multimedia storytelling. He is a veteran of the multimedia and infographics staffs at The New York Times, Le Monde and Geoff spent a Knight Fellowship year at Stanford in 2009-2010 researching data visualization, which resulted in the video documentary "Journalism in the Age of Data."

Geoff worked as the multimedia editor at Le Monde Interactif in Paris from 2008-2009 and at The New York Times from 2000 to 2008 as Graphics Editor, Enterprise Editor, Chief Multimedia Producer and Video Journalist. He also worked at from 1999-2000.

Geoff received his master's degree in journalism from Columbia University in 1999.


Online News Association, Society for News Design


COMM 117/217: Digital Journalism (Winter Quarter 2011) (3 week unit on Data Visualization, Infographics and Maps)