Nick Geidner, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Journalism
Director of Land Grant Films
Director of Grad Studies at UTJEM

Geidner is an award-winning educator, who regularly teaches documentary production and graduate-level reporting courses.

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He is also a video producer, running the Emmy-nominated documentary production program, Land Grant Films.

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Geidner’s research focuses on the ways in which technological changes affect the ways people use and make sense of journalism.

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Recent work

The Library That Dolly Built is a feature-length documentary about Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. Geidner directed and produced the film. The COVID-inspired, online premiere of garner more than a million views and raised more the $250,000 for the Imagination Library. The film is currently available on numerous streaming services.

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