Derek Wood
Derek Wood
Professional Instructor of Journalism and Digital Media
215, Center for the Arts
419.289.5137
dwood12@ashland.edu
Derek Wood
Professional Instructor of Journalism and Digital Media

Biography

  • General Manager of 88.9 FM WRDL, Ashland University’s award-winning, student-run radio station
  • Teaches courses such as Basic Audio Production, Advanced Audio Production, Sports Broadcasting and Production, and other applicable courses
  • Professional experience includes audio production, podcasting, board operations, on-air announcing, and sports broadcasting
  • Works for a commercial radio station, with a regional sports television network, and is producer of a nationally-reviewed podcast. His work in sports broadcasting has been awarded first place in the country.

Education

M.A. Journalism and Mass Communication, Kent State University
B.A. Digital Media Journalism/Sport Communication, Ashland University