Amy Kristin Sanders

Associate Professor
The University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Amy Kristin Sanders is an award-winning former journalist, licensed attorney and associate professor at the University of Texas at Austin. As a co-founder of Jumpline – a community hub for journalism educators and trainers – Sanders is committed to transforming journalism education to meet the needs of today’s changing media industry. An expert witness and consultant to Fortune 500 companies and international governments, Sanders’ expertise focuses on the intersection of law, ethics and emerging technology as it relates to media freedom and democratic participation. She co-authors the widely recognized law school casebook First Amendment and the Fourth Estate: The Law of Mass Media, published by Foundation Press.



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