UC Berkeley

Edward Wasserman is professor of journalism and dean of the Graduate School of Journalism at the UC Berkeley. Before coming to Berkeley in 2013, he was for 10 years the Knight Chair in Journalism Ethics at Washington and Lee University, having spent 25 years in business journalism as reporter, editor, columnist and CEO. He writes and speaks widely on matters related to media rights and wrongs, technological change, and media ownership and control. His academic specialties include plagiarism, source relations, confidentiality, and conflict of interest.