Marius Dragomir is director of the Center for Media, Data and Society at Central European University (CEU) in Budapest. He previously worked at the Open Society Institute and was the principal author and editor of its report on Television across Europe: regulation, policy and independence. He is a distinguished journalist with a career in Romanian and international media, including the Prague Business Journal, for which he was media correspondent, and Czech Business Weekly. He has also conducted field training for Transitions online, a leading internet magazine covering Central and Eastern Europe.
In 2002, Marius was a Senior Knight Journalism Fellow at the Washington-based Atlantic Council of the United States where he completed a thesis on the reform of the media in post-communist Europe