Author of four editions of "Computer-Assisted Reporting: A Practical Guide"
Co-author of two editions of "The Investigative Reporter's Handbook"
Investigative reporter in U.S. metropolitan newsrooms for 17 years.
Managing director of the National Institute for Computer-Asssisted Reporting (1994-1996)
Executive director of Investigative Reporters and Editor (1997-2007)
Knight Chair in Investigative Reporting, University of Illinois (2007-present)
Co-founder and board chair of the Global Investigative Journalism Network
Co-founder and former board chair of the Institute for Nonprofit News
Editor at the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting and CU-CitizenAccess.org
Consultant and trainer in investigative and data journalism (Have taught in 25 countries)
Consultant and adviser on nonprofit newsroom start-ups (Have advised more than 20 start-ups)