Founded the first Spanish-Language Journalism master's
degree program in the US in 1994, and has trained journalists
in Latin America since 1995.
A native Argentinean, he is a veteran foreign correspondent
and a former executive editor of one of the leading
newspapers in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Diament is also an award-winning playwright and has
had plays produced worldwide. He is one of the 40 permanent
members of the National Academy of Journalism, to which
he was elected in 2000.