Giles, Robert Hartmann

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GILES, Robert Hartmann

GILES, Robert Hartmann. American, b. 1933. Genres: Communications/Media. Career: Akron Beacon Journal, Akron, OH, reporter, 1958-63, editorial writer, 1963-65, city editor, 1966-68, metropolitan editor, 1968-69, managing editor, 1969-73, executive editor, 1973-76; University of Kansas School of Journalism, Lawrence, special lecturer, 1976-77; Gannett Newspapers, Rochester, NY, executive editor, 1977-81, editor, 1981-86; Detroit News, vice-president and executive editor, 1986-89, editor and publisher, 1989-. Newport News Daily Press, reporter, 1957-58. Publications: Editors and Stress: A Report to APME on Stress and How It Affects the Lives of Newspaper Editors, 1982; Newsroom Management: A Guide to Theory and Practice (textbook), 1987. Address: The New York Times, 229 W. 43rd St., New York, NY 10036, U.S.A.