McSherry to take up professorships

A FORMER business editor at The Scotsman, who has, for the last six years, been working as an editor and reporter at Reuters in New York, has been appointed professor of journalism at three universities in the city.

Mark McSherry is leaving Reuters to take up the posts at City University of New York, Pace University and St Johns University.

McSherry’s career has included spells, as a staffer, at The South China Morning Post, Bloomberg and The Sunday Times.

He is also completing a book, ‘How to find news’.