Adjunct Instructor of Journalism and Public Policy

Research and Communications Manager, Duke Reporters' Lab



142 Sanford Building

(919) 613-7326


Cathy Clabby is a writer and editor specialized in stories about the environment and science. She was senior editor of E.O. Wilson Life on Earth digital book series and at American Scientist magazine. At Sanford, she’s an instructor and research and communications manager at Duke Reporters’ Lab. She has reported for multiple news outlets, including North Carolina Health News and the News & Observer. She is an alum fellow of the MIT Knight Science Journalism Program.