John Temple

Associate Adjunct Professor

Teaching Schedule - Fall 2017:

Course # Title Units Time Location
J216 New Media Master's Project Workshop 3 Tu 2:00 - 5:00 106/Upper NG

John Temple is an associate adjunct professor and director of the Investigative Reporting Program at the Graduate School of Journalism. He oversees the editorial projects at the IRP, as well as its business and educational operations. He also teaches a course on investigative reporting at the Journalism School.

Before joining the IRP, Temple was president of audience and products at First Look Media from 2014 to 2015. Prior to that, he was a senior fellow in the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships program at Stanford University. He has also served as managing editor of The Washington Post and editor and general manager of Honolulu Civil Beat, a news service launched by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar. In addition, Temple was editor, president and publisher of the award-winning Rocky Mountain News and vice president of news of the newspaper division of the E.W. Scripps Co. before it closed the Denver paper in 2009.