Sig Gissler

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Sig Gissler is a Professor at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and the administrator of the Pulitzer Prizes.[1][2][3]


Sig Gissler was born in Chicago.[4] He is a graduate of Lake Forest College.[4] He worked for the Libertyville Independent-Register and the Waukegan News-Sun until he joined The Milwaukee Journal as editor in 1967.[4][2][3] He then taught at Stanford University and was a senior fellow at the Freedom Forum Media Studies Center.[4][2] In 1994, he became a professor at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.[4][2][3] Since 2002, he has served as the administrator for the Pulitzer Prizes.[4][2][3]