This just in today from George Washington University…

The School of Media and Public Affairs has announced the hires of three new faculty members who will “significantly expand the school’s expertise and scholarship in key media and public affairs disciplines, such as investigative journalism, multimedia reporting and political communication.”

They are…

Cheryl Thompson, an investigative reporter from WaPo

Imani Cheers, a former PBS Newshour executive

Emily Thorson, most recently at the University of Pennsylvania, where she received her Ph.D. in both communication and political science