Shoun Hill

Shoun Hill

Assistant Professor of Practice; Buffett-Mangelsen-Sartore Chair


My name is Shoun Hill and I'm currently an Assistant Professor of Practice teaching Photojournalism and Multimedia. I came to UNL in the Fall of 2021 as a Visiting Professor and came on full-time the following school year.

Before coming into academia I worked at the Associated Press for 15 years as a photo editor on the National Photo Desk. Before my time at AP, I worked as a staff photographer at newspapers in Tennessee, Kentucky and Florida. Staff photographer at the Commercial Appeal in Memphis when the staff won
Best Use of Photography - Newspapers Circulation >150,000 in the 55th Annual Pictures of the Year competition.

Master of Arts degree in Visual Communication from Ohio University
Bachelor of Science in History from Frostburg State College (Now University)

My wife is an actor/director in NYC who was Associate Director of the play "Thoughts of a Colored Man", which ran on Broadway. I'm one of nine children and a twin.

Curriculum Vitae