This release was posted yesterday at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Here’s the top:
Dan Gillmor, an internationally recognized author and leader in new media and citizen-based journalism, will be the founding director of the new Knight Center for Digital Media Entrepreneurship at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Arizona State University announced today.
Gillmor, director of the Center for Citizen Media, will start Jan. 1 as Knight Center director and Kauffman Professor of Digital Media Entrepreneurship. He will hold the faculty rank of professor of practice.
This is a hugely exciting opportunity, and I’ll be saying more about it in a subsequent posting.