Dave Bostwick is a teaching assistant professor and the coordinator for online journalism courses. He completed a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma in 1984, an M.A. in English from Fort Hays State University in Kansas in 1992, and an Ed.D. from Baker University in Kansas in 2019, with a concentration in Instructional Design and Performance Technology. He received the 2019 Bill Neuenswander Outstanding Dissertation Award from Baker University.
He has work experience as a sports editor and general assignments reporter in Texas and Oklahoma. Prior to coming to the University of Arkansas, he was an associate professor at Baker University in Kansas, where he received the United Methodist Exemplary Teacher Award in 2012. He also served as faculty adviser for the Baker Orange student newspaper, which won an Online Pacemaker Award from Associated Collegiate Press in 2012. He joined the University of Arkansas in 2017.