Director and Professor of Professional Practice at Toni Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism
Helena Bengtsson is database editor for the News and Current Affairs Department at Sveriges Television, the national broadcasting company in Sweden.
Paul Bradshaw is a visiting professor in online journalism at City University London and Course Leader of the MA in Online Journalism at Birmingham City University, which he established in 2009.
Nick Davies has been named Journalist of the Year, Reporter of the Year and Feature Writer of the Year for his investigations into crime, drugs, poverty and other social issues.
Adjunct Professor at Toni Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism.
Drew Sullivan is a journalist and media development specialist who has worked for almost a decade in Eastern Europe and Eurasia.
Jeta Xharra is the BIRN Kosovo Director and presenter and editor of the television debate show “Life in Kosova", a program that has for the last five years pushed out the boundaries of debate, opening up taboo subjects that Kosovo society previously shied away from discussing. It has become the most watched current affairs program in Kosovo.
Gordana Igric is BIRN's Regional Director. She began her career as a journalist in Belgrade in 1981.
From 2000 Oliver Vujovic is the Secretary General of the South East Europe Media Organisation - International Press Institute affiliate
Gavin Rees is the director of Dart Centre Europe, a not-for-profit media organisation that is dedicated to supporting informed, innovative and ethical news reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy
Helen Darbishire, Executive Director of Access Info Europe, is a human rights professional specialising in access to information, freedom of expression and media freedom
Randall Joyce has been a producer at CBS News for 25 years and has been working overseas since 1995
Ana Petruseva is BIRN's Macedonia Country Director and Balkan Insight Managing Editor.
Faik Ispahiu has been involved in multi-media production and media development since graduating from the University of Pristina where he studied TV, film and theatre direction.
The third BIRN Summer School of Investigative Reporting will take place at the Hotel Radika in Leunovo, Macedonia. The hotel is positioned along Lake Mavrovo and is a famous spa resort.
Please read the application requirements for the BIRN Summer School of Investigative Reporting 2012.