IMMERSIVE STORYTELLING EXPERTS (consulting gig) / by Bear Guerra

Via Online News Association:

“Journalism 360, a joint program from Google News Initiative, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, and the Online News Association (ONA), is seeking a Journalism 360 Program Manager. This is a consultant position that reports to ONA.

Journalism 360 is a global network of storytellers accelerating the understanding and production of immersive journalism. Our mission is to help news organizations, journalists, technologists, content creators and journalism educators experiment with all forms of immersive storytelling, including but not limited to 360 video, augmented reality, virtual reality and mixed reality.

The Program Manager will focus on all aspects of the Journalism 360 program, including managing grants that support innovative virtual reality, augmented reality and 360 projects; planning events; building community and fostering connections between immersive storytellers.”

DEADLINE: January 7.