Associate ProfessorJournalism & Communications and Alaska Native StudiesPSB 203 907-786-4188 email@example.com
BiographyAside from being a University professor, Edgar has been Mayor of the City of Seward,
Commissioner of Community & Regional Affairs under former Governor Walter Hickel and
Commissioner of Commerce under former Governor Frank Murkowski.
Teaching ResponsibilitiesEdgar Blatchford teaches courses in Alaska Native Studies and the Department of Journalism
and Public Communications and has been teaching at UAA since 1995.
Professional & Department ServiceProfessor Blatchford has served as Chairman of the Board for the Chugach Alaska Native
PublicationsHe owns several newspapers, including the Seward Phoenix Log and the Tundra Drums,
and also hosts his own TV program called Connecting Alaska.