ٍActing Managing Editor, ARIJ
Rosemary Armao is the regional editor for the Middle East of the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project. Based in Amman, Jordan, for the past year and a half she has been working with ARIJ editors and administrators. For nearly 10 years until returning to the field in 2917, she was a professor and director of the Journalism Program at the State University of New York at Albany. There she also was a panelist on two news and media programs for the National Public Radio affiliate, WAMC. She is on the board of directors of the Center for Investigative Reporting in Sarajevo, Bosnia where she worked previously as an editor and later a consultant. In a 45-year career she has written and edited for six U.S. newspapers and a wire service, taught journalism and writing worked on reporting and media development projects in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, and the Middle East. She is a former head of the Journalism and Women’s Symposium and of Investigative Reporters & Editors.