Scott Maier’s 20-year career as a newspaper and wire-service reporter includes covering city hall, the state legislature, Latin America, and a variety of other news beats. He founded CAR Northwest, an industry-academic partnership providing training in computer-assisted reporting to newsrooms and journalism classrooms.
- PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2000
- MA, University of Southern California, 1989
- BA, Oberlin College, 1977
Areas of Expertise
- Investigative journalism
- Computer-assisted reporting
- Quantitative methods
Maier’s research interests include newsroom numeracy, media accuracy, diffusion of new technology, and managing newsrooms for technological change.