Jeff Jacoby

Advisor: BECA Major, M.F.A. Faculty Advisor, KSFS Radio Faculty Advisor; Areas of Specialty: Art Practice, Audio Production, Radio, Podcasting, Sonic Art, Directing, Producing, Production Management
Phone: (415) 338-2772
Email: jjacoby@sfsu.edu
Location: Marcus Hall Building Room 351

Professor Jacoby is on sabbatical for the Fall 2023 semester.

Jacoby practices sound art and design, radio production, directing, producing, writing and performing, and happily serves as associate professor of Audio & Radio in the Department of Broadcast & Electronic Communication Arts at San Francisco State University.

He has served on the faculty of Quinnipiac University, Real Art Ways, The Media Arts Center, and the National Radio Project. Current projects include Into Sonic Space (sound art installations), The Traveling Radio Show (creative radio program), and collaborations with artists working in a variety of mediums.

Jacoby has been recognized for his work with an Emmy award and two Emmy nominations, two Benjamin Franklins, two Crystal Radios, four BEA Best of Competition awards, and two Ciné Golden Eagles, among other honors. His work has been heard on PBS, NPR, commercial radio, at art festivals South by Southwest, Black Maria, Festival du Cinéma de Paris, ASIFA East and in galleries across the country.

Jeff lives in San Francisco with the brilliant visual artist Sharon Steuer. For more information, visit his official website.

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