Justin Catanoso is a professor of Journalism and Associate Professor of the Practice at Wake Forest University in North Carolina. He teaches a variety of reporting classes and an editing class. He is the program director, which is a minor within the English Department, and serves as adviser to the student newspaper. He is a regular contributor to Mongabay.
Office: C313 Tribble Hall
Phone: (336) 758-3914
MA Wake Forest University
BA Penn State
Reporting, writing and editing
Regional economic development and commentary
Jou 272 Editing
Jou 282 Investigative reporting
Jou 284 Magazine writing
Eng 110 Composition
My Cousin the Saint, A Search for Faith, Family, and Miracles (William Morrow/HarperCollins). North American release May 2008; paperback release through Harper Perennial, June 2009.
“Last Dive on Steel Pier,” The New York Times, commentary, Oct. 15, 2006.
“A Saint in the Family” Ambassador, a quarterly publication of the National Italian American Foundation, Spring 2006.
“Our cousin, the saint,” National Public Radio commentary, Morning Edition, Oct. 21, 2005
“A Saint in our Family,” Catholic Digest, November 2005.
“Miracles Happen: A writer finds he’s blessed in more ways than one when he meets his family in Italy,” Attaché magazine, June 2004
Office: 310 Olin Physical Laboratory
Ph.D. in Physics from University of Maryland (1984)
Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics
Nano Science and Technology
Phy 265 - Intermediate Lab
Phy 113 - Intro Laboratory
Phy 114 - Intro Laboratory
Phy 262 - Mechanics