Chad Stuart Owsley

Doctoral Student

Chad Stuart Owsley is a doctoral student in journalism studying media history. Owsley’s interest focuses on emerging digital innovative technology in journalism communication and the impact this has on how journalism is produced and consumed. He is currently writing his dissertation on the impact of Artificial Intelligence operationalized as the journalist on human journalists and the news they produce in a historical comparative analysis against the impact of television as a prior emerging innovative technology in news communication. 

Owsley is an American photographer, photojournalist, news editor, and educator who has taught visual news media courses at Guangdong University of Foreign Studies for eight years. He has also worked as the foreign editor in charge of Silk Road Post, and visual editor at and Guangzhou Morning Post Elite Weekly under the Guangzhou Daily Press Group, and as a foreign reporter and host on the World channel at Guangdong Television (GDTV).

Owsley earned his master’s degree in journalism from Boston University and his bachelor’s degree in photography from the Art Institute of Colorado.

Updated: September 13, 2022