Associate Director, Research Editor, News Bureau
Labor and employment relations
Jeffron Boynés is research editor and associate director in the News Bureau, where he handles media relations for the colleges of Business Administration and Social Work, as well as the areas of economics, and labor and employment relations. He is also the bureau’s contributing sports reporter and a broadcast producer.
Boynés joined UIC in 1998 from the Chicago Tribune, where he contributed to suburban news stories as a freelance writer. Previously, Boynés worked for companies such as Foote, Cone & Belding and IBM.
He holds a master of science degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.