Yong Volz

Yong Volz

Faculty Chair and Associate Professor, Journalism

107 Neff Hall

Phone: (573) 882-2159

Email: volzy@missouri.edu

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Yong Volz is the Roger Gafke Distinguished Faculty Fellow and Chair of Journalism Studies Faculty at the Missouri School of Journalism. She believes in the power of mentorship.  She has worked with Discovery Fellows and Stamps Scholar and received the 2021 Ann K. Covington Award for undergraduate mentoring. She was awarded a 2021 Faculty-Alumni Award from the Mizzou Alumni Association and the 2022 Journalism School’s O.O. McIntyre Professorship for Teaching Excellence.