Danilo Yanich

Associate Professor
298F Graham Hall
Newark, DE 19716
(302) 831-1710
Areas of Interest/Research: 
Media, Citizenship and Public Policy (Media Ownership, Local TV News, Public Sphere); Crime and Criminal Justice Policy; Comparative Media and Political Systems; Policy Analysis
Danilo Yanich, Ph.D. (University of Delaware, 1980) has been with the University of Delaware since completing his Doctorate.  He is an Associate Professor in the School of Public Policy and Administration and the Director of the M.A. and Ph.D. degree program in Public Policy and Administration.  Dr. Yanich is a Policy Scientist with the Center for Community Research and Service and Director of the Local Television News Media Project.  In addition to his almost thirty year career with the University, he has worked as a Management Consultant for the Delaware Department of Community Affairs, a Research Consultant for the Delaware Board of Parole, and served in the Marine Corps.  In 2003 and again in 2004, Dr. Yanich was appointed a Presidential Fellowship attending the Salzburg Seminars entited, respectively, "Professional Ethics of the News Media" and "Ethics in News Reporting and Editing," held in Salzburg, Austria.  He is the author of numerous articles and book chapters (many of which are available on the CCRS website).  Dr. Yanich teaches graduate courses in research design and methodologies; urban analysis and policy alternatives; media, citizenship and public policy.