On the 12:th of October 2012 John Kimmich-Javier became the first professor of photojournalism in Sweden. He is a professor emeritus in photojournalism at the University of Iowa and has moved to Sweden to develop photojournalism in Europe.
John Kimmich-Javier has taught at The Sweden School of Photojournalism, Mid-Sweden University, in Sundsvall for the last five years. Along with program managers, he has been involved developing courses in Photojournalism that is unique to Sweden and Europe. During the fall of 2012 a two-year international master in Photojournaslism was started, the first in Sweden and Europe in its kind.
This film shows his installation as a professor at The School of Photojournalism, Mid-Sweden University, in Sundsvall, Sweden.