Director of the Journalist Fellowship Programme
Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University
Meera Selva is Director of the Journalist Fellowship Programme at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism in Oxford.
Meera is an accomplished senior journalist with experience in Europe, Asia and Africa. She joined the Reuters Institute from Handelsblatt Global where she had been working out of Singapore, having helped launch the digital daily business paper in Berlin in 2014. Her previous experience includes several years as a London based correspondent for the Associated Press, and three years as Africa correspondent for the Independent based in Nairobi.
Meera studied for an MPhil in European Politics at St Antony’s College, was a journalist fellow at the Institute in 2007–8 where she conducted research on media coverage of the Darfur crisis.
Meera is a member of the RISJ’s Steering Committee.Back