Professor/Associate Chair -
Communication and Journalism
Richard Schaefer is a former broadcast journalist and a writer of interactive videodisks. His teaching and research interests include digital journalistic technologies, television production practices, information technology police and the visual aspects of communication as well as immigration issues. Schaefer is co-founder of the Cross-Border Issues Group, which leads groups of UNM and Mexican students in intensive, month-long journalistic, research and cultural studies courses taught in immigration and indigenous culture hot spots in the United State, Mexico and Central America.
For more information on Richard Schaefer’s work please go to the Cross Border Issues Group website.