The faculty of NECIR’s Investigative Certificate Program area team of award-winning, highly respected reporters, authors and professors.
NECIR’s Executive Director and Managing Editor Joe Bergantino is an award-winning investigative reporter with 35 years of experience, including 22 years as WBZ-TV’s I-Team reporter and five years as an ABC News correspondent.
Struck is a Jounalist-in-Residence and associate chairman of the Journalism Department at Emerson College in Boston. He has been a journalist for 30+ years, mainly on the foreign and national staffs of the Washington Post and the Baltimore Sun.
Author of Backcast and winner of the 2007 National Outdoor Book Award, Lou Ureneck’s most recent book, Cabin, was published in fall 2011 by VikingPress. A former Nieman Fellow, Ureneck was the deputy managing editor of the Philadelphia Inquirer, in charge of the paper’s front page and nightly news operation.