Lowell Bergman

Lowell Bergman

Reva and David Logan Distinguished Chair in Investigative Journalism

Office: 2481 Hearst Avenue

510-643-1332

Lowell Bergman is the Reva and David Logan Distinguished Chair in Investigative Journalism at the Graduate School of Journalism where he has taught a seminar dedicated to investigative reporting for more than 20 years. He is the founder of the school’s Investigative Reporting Program and chairman of its new nonprofit production company, Investigative Reporting Productions, Inc. His 60 Minutes investigation of the tobacco industry was dramatized in the Academy Award-nominated feature film The Insider. In 2004, The New York Times received journalism’s highest honor, the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service, for his work on “A Dangerous Business,” which detailed a foundry company’s egregious worker safety and environmental violations. The documentary also received every major broadcasting award. Bergman was a New York Times correspondent until 2008 and a senior producer and consultant to Frontline until 2015.

TEACHING SCHEDULE:

Sec. Title Time Location
1 J260 Investigative Reporting Seminar F 11:00-1:00 2481 Hearst Ave (IRP)
1 J260 Investigative Reporting Seminar F 11:00 - 1:00 2481 Hearst Ave (IRP)
8 J294 Master’s Project Seminar: Investigative Reporting – Bergman By appt. By appointment

REPORTING INTERESTS

Investigative