Donna Shaw is an associate professor and chair of the Journalism and Professional Writing major. She teaches Media Law, News Editing, Data Journalism, Beats & Deadlines, and occasional Topics in Journalism courses. Her specialty is science writing, concentrating in particular on how money and politics affect medicine. She has bachelor’s degrees in English and Journalism from Penn State University, and a master’s degree from Columbia University, where she was a Knight-Bagehot fellow in Economics and Business Journalism. Before coming to TCNJ, she was a reporter and editor for The Philadelphia Inquirer, and an editor for WebMD.