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Research Advisory Group

API periodically convenes a group of academic researchers and news industry leaders to collaborate on solving problems and answering questions through research.

One recent project of the group organized an effort of industry experts and academics working to develop useful metrics for news publishers.

Industry Group

Len Apcar, The New York Times

Jim Amoss, New Orleans Times-Picayune

Marty Baron, The Washington Post

Jim Brady, Digital First Media

Brian Brett, The New York Times

Jeff Carney, BH Media Group

Jim Conaghan, Newspaper Association of America

Ray Chelstowski, National Newspaper Network

Tom Curley, The Associated Press

Susan Goldberg, National Geographic

Michael Manning, The Boston Globe

Scott McDonald, Conde Nast and Columbia Business School

Gregory Moore, The Denver Post

Vivian Schiller, Twitter

Judy Vogel, Gannett

Academic Group

Jack Hamilton, co-chair, Louisiana State University

Chris Anderson, City University of New York

Pablo Boczkowski, Northwestern University

Carrie Brown-Smith, University of Memphis

Todd Cunningham, University of Southern California at Annenberg

Lisa George, Hunter College

Jay Hamilton, Stanford University

Mark Hansen, Stanford University

Matt Hindman, George Washington University

Steve Lacy, Michigan State University

Seth C. Lewis, University of Minnesota–Twin Cities

Rachel Davis Mersey, Northwestern University

Markus Prior, Princeton University

Talia Stroud, The University of Texas at Austin

Esther Thorson, University of Missouri

Ismail White, The Ohio State University

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