Christopher James

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Christopher James is a Public Relations Specialist with the University of Georgia Office of the Vice President for Public Service & Outreach. He helps coordinate PSO social media efforts and works with colleagues in PSO’s eight units to produce stories of UGA’s impact across Georgia. The 2008 graduate of Syracuse University came to UGA in 2015 after a seven-year career as a sports reporter in Massachusetts and Tennessee. He lives in East Point, Ga.


B.S. | Syracuse University | 2008 | Newspaper Journalism

Of Note

2017-18 Vivian H. Fisher Public Service & Outreach Leadership Academy

2012 Best Sports Story, Digital First Media

2012 Fourth Place for Explanatory Reporting, Associated Press Sports Editors

2014 Third Place for Best Sports Writing, Tennessee Press Association

2015 Fifth Place for Best Sports Writing, Tennessee Press Association

Research Interests

I’m interested in Higher Education Administration, and the role of universities in serving the public interest.