Dina Kraft is a journalist, editor and educator. Currently based in Tel Aviv, she is a correspondent for The Christian Science Monitor where she reports on Israeli and Palestinian politics, culture and society. Dina is also the host of two popular podcasts: Hadassah's "The Branch" and Stuff that work's "The Patient is In".
Until September 2017 she directed the Media Innovation program, a graduate program in digital journalism at Northeastern University in Boston.
She was formerly based in Jerusalem and Johannesburg for The Associated Press and has reported from throughout Africa, as well as Pakistan, Jordan, Tunisia, Russia and Ukraine.
Dina has taught journalism at Northeastern, Harvard and Boston University and has been a regular contributor to The New York Times and JTA.
She was a 2012 Nieman Fellow at Harvard University and a 2015 Ochberg Fellow at the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma at Columbia University.