Jennifer Dorroh

Director, ICFJ Knight Fellowships

As director of ICFJ’s flagship program, the ICFJ Knight Fellowships, Jennifer Dorroh supports a global network of journalists and technologists who spark news innovation and experimentation worldwide. Fellows help journalists and news organizations adopt new technologies to enhance their news gathering, storytelling, editorial workflows, audience engagement and business models.

Previously, Dorroh led content development for and edited the Knight International Media Innovators, showcasing the tips and tools of the ICFJ Knight Fellows, on the IJNet website. A former director of IJNet and former managing editor of American Journalism Review, she has taught news reporting, writing and digital media skills for organizations including the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism, the Humphrey Fellowships, the United Nations Environmental Program and ICFJ.

A former Peace Corps volunteer in Belize, Dorroh has also lived and worked as a journalist in Mexico and Slovenia.

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