Dan Birman

Expert in broadcast journalism, entertainment and TV documentaries

Professor of Professional Practice

USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism


  • broadcast journalism
  • entertainment
  • nonfiction television and TV documentaries
  • long-form journalism
  • science journalism
  • the practice of journalism

Additional Information

  • Writer and director, Me Facing Life: Cyntoia’s Story, PBS
  • Producer, Brace for Impact: The Chelsey B. Sullenberger Story, TLC and Discovery Channel
  • Represents nonfiction television on Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Board of Governors

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