Loyola University Chicago

School of Communication

Faculty & Staff Directory

Chuck Rudnick

Title/s:  Instructor

Office #:  Lewis Towers 907

Phone: 312.915.6912

Email: crudnick@luc.edu


Chuck Rudnick is an advertising agency veteran with expertise as a copywriter, a creative director and a group creative director. Recognized for his strategic and creative thinking across all disciplines, he has managed teams, won new business, fostered client relationships and created award-winning, brand-building advertising campaigns. Most recently, he was an Executive Vice President and Group Creative Director at FCB Chicago, where he was the creative lead on various accounts including Miller Lite, Coors Light, KFC, DiGiorno Pizza, and numerous SC Johnson brands. After leaving FCB, he brought his advertising knowledge and experience to the Loyola classroom, initially as an adjunct instructor and now as a full-time instructor in the Advertising Creative program.


Master of Arts in Creative Writing, Columbia College

B.S. in Marketing, Northern Illinois University

Courses Taught

Introduction to Creative Concepts

Advertising Copywriting


Multiple creative awards including Cannes Lions, Radio Mercury, Clio, One Show, Addy Gold, D&AD, Art Directors Club, International Film & TV Festival.