The ideal candidate will be a current college student, recent graduate, or early career journalist with an interest in projects related to freedom of expression and the press. The Steiger fellow will carry out an independent project on press freedom while supporting CPJ staff and working on a variety of topics. This is a paid position and reports to the Senior Program Coordinator.
Steiger chaired CPJ from July 2005 to June 2011 and continues to serve on CPJ's advisory board. He is currently the editor-in-chief and president of ProPublica andthe former managing editor of the Wall Street Journal.
Interested? E-mail a resume, cover letter, references, and a one-page proposal on a specific press freedom-related project to firstname.lastname@example.org by August 1, 2012.
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