Susan Chandler

Susan Chandler

  • BA in Journalism and Political Science (Butler University)
  • MA in International Affairs (Tufts University)
  • Visiting Professor of Tsinghua University

Research Interests

Digital media, News Editing and Writing, Business News.


Business News Writing and Editing.


Susan Chandler is an award-winning journalist based in Chicago who specializes in business and investigative reporting. She has worked as a reporter for the Chicago Tribune, BusinessWeek magazine and the Chicago Sun-Times. Since 2009, Chandler has combined writing with teaching urban affairs, business and investigative reporting at Northwestern University’s top-ranked Medill School of Journalism. Chandler recently returned from two stints in Pakistan where she held trainings for working journalists and editors in Karachi and Lahore.