Senior Editor

National Geographic Magazine

Speaking At:
The Future of Science in Space
June 26, 2013 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: 147B
Topic: Technology & Infrastructure
Moderator

Bill Douthitt is National Geographic Magazine’s Managing Editor for Special Editions. His National Geographic career includes stints as a writer, photographer, picture editor, multimedia developer and graphic designer. Bill has created and managed a number of major initiatives for National Geographic, including a special issue on water, a series of special issues on themes including population, biodiversity and science frontiers and EarthPulse, an organization-wide environmental campaign. His editing work has been recognized many times in the annual Pictures of the Year competition and has contributed to winning National Magazine Awards. Bill has a B.A. in communications from the University of Washington and an M.A. in science writing from Johns Hopkins University.