Don Heider is the Founding Dean and Professor at the School of Communication at Loyola University Chicago. He is the Founder of the Center for Digital Ethics & Policy. He is editor of A Practical Guide to Digital Journalism Ethics, Digital Ethics: Research & Practice and Living Virtually. Heider is a multiple Emmy-award winning producer and reporter who spent ten years in news before entering the academy.
Bastiaan Vanacker is the director of the center. His academic work focuses on media ethics and law and international communication.