A new wave: female editors and new audiences
Meera Selva is director of the Journalist Fellowship Programme at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and an accomplished senior journalist with experience in Europe, Asia, and Africa. She spent three years working in Berlin and Singapore for Handelsblatt, and had previously spent several years as a UK correspondent for the Associated Press. She has also worked out of Nairobi as Africa correspondent for the Independent and as a business journalist at a range of publications, including the Daily Telegraph and Citywire.
Meera wil be joined by Simge Andı, a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Reuters Institute. She works on the Digital News Project, and uses survey and experimental data to study the consumption and sharing of online news. Simge was a co-author with Meera of the recent report on Women and Leadership in 10 major news markets.