Brian Poulter is a professor of journalism at Eastern Illinois University where he teaches Photojournalism. He previously worked as an award-winning photojournalist at small and large newspapers on the East Coast and in the Midwest.
He is a proud graduate of the University of Wisconsin (MFA- Art) and he has a BA in Mass Communication (photojournalism)from Winona State University.
He is also the co-author of News Sim, a series of interactive news writing simulations published by Wadsworth.
Often poulter can be found, weather permitting, cruising the back roads of Illinois with camera in hand. He has never been convicted of a felony. He is always kind to animals.