Peter von Stackelberg is an investigative journalist, writer, and publisher. He is also a part-time college lecturer and has taught classes that range from English and digital storytelling to managing technology and innovation, systems thinking, and strategic management.
Peter authored Technology & the Future: Managing Change and Innovation in the 21st Century (Jericho Hill Publishing, 2014) and has written several hundred news stories, briefs, and reports on environmental issues, technological change, and issues shaping the future of global society.
In 1981, he was awarded a Citation of Merit — The Roland Michener Award for Meritorious Public Service in Canadian Journalism by the Governor-General of Canada. The award was presented for a series of investigative news stories about fraud and corruption in the testing of more than 100 pesticides, drugs, food additives, and industrial chemicals. In 1989, Peter’s stories on the coverup of dioxin hazards in pulp and paper products was named as one of the top 10 stories of the year by Sonoma State University’s Project Censored.
Peter has a B.A. in Journalism from Ryerson University, an M.S. in Studies of the Future from the University of Houston-Clear Lake, and an M.S. in Information Design & Technology from SUNY IT (State University of New York Institute of Technology).