Bruno Takahashi

Bruno  Takahashi
  • Associate Professor
  • Research Director
  • Journalism
  • Knight Center for Environmental Journalism
  • 404 Wilson Road
  • Room 348 Communication Arts and Sciences Building
  • 517-432-2454



Bruno Takahashi is associate professor of environmental journalism and communication at Michigan State University with a joint appointment in the School of Journalism and AgBioResearch. Dr. Takahashi is the research director of the Knight Center in Environmental Journalism. He is also affiliated to the Health and Risk Communication Center, the Environmental Science and Policy Program, and the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at MSU. He received his bachelor's degree in communication from the University of Lima, Peru, and his M.S. and Ph.D in environmental science from SUNY ESF. His research interests include media coverage of environmental affairs, environmental journalism practices, risk communication, and the links between media and policy. He has a particular interest in the coverage of environmental issues in Latin America media and US Latino media.


  • Environmental journalism
  • Environmental communication
  • Environmental behaviors
  • Latin America