Part-Time Faculty

Mary E. Carey

Newswriting and Reporting, Travelwriting, Intro to Journalism


Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin


Mary Carey has been an adjunct instructor of journalism at UMass since 2002. A Pittsfield native, she graduated with a BA in English from the University of Vermont in 1979 and a PhD in English from the University of Texas at Austin in 1993. She was a reporter for the Daily Hampshire Gazette for 15 years, has been a freelance writer on politics, government and food and is certified in teaching English as a Foreign Language. She has experience working on local political campaigns and is currently the communications director for the Office of Northwestern District Attorney David E. Sullivan. Click to see a slideshow of her pictures from her Journalism 300 classes.