Russell Chun is an assistant professor of Journalism at Hofstra University, where he teaches multimedia storytelling, visual communication, and data journalism.
He has used Adobe Animate and its predecessor, Flash, as a multimedia designer for science education and as a consultant to the news industry. He taught at the University of California at Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, and the City University of New York Newmark Graduate School of Journalism. He was the Department Head of the Illustration program at Sessions College for Professional Design.
He is the author of books and video training material on advanced Flash and other multimedia software. He has written extensively in MacWorld and SBS Digital Design.