As a professor, Charles Seife teaches both graduate and undergraduate students at NYU's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. His undergraduate courses stress writing, reporting, journalism, and current issues in science. Many of his graduate courses are intended to give students mathematical tools—and analytical ways of thinking—that will help them become more sophisticated journalists. Seife has also served the Institute's Director of Undergraduate Studies and Director of Graduate Studies.

Seife typically teaches such courses as "Investigative Reporting and Data Journalism," "Science Literacy and Numeracy," and "Programming for Journalists."


Virtual Unreality

Hawking Hawking: The Selling of a Scientific Celebrity

Virtual Unreality

Virtual Unreality: Just Because the Internet Told You So, How Do You Know It's True?


Proofiness: The Dark Arts of Mathematical Deception

Sun in a Bottle

Sun In A Bottle: The Strange History of Fusion and the Science of Wishful Thinking

Decoding the Universe

Decoding the Universe: How the New Science of Information is Explaining Everything In The Cosmos"

Alpha and Omega

Alpha and Omega: The Search for the Beginning and End of the Universe


Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea