Washington, D.C.–The American Prospect has named Bob Moser as executive editor to the publication. Most recently, Moser was the editor of The Texas Observer, where he had served since 2008. Earlier in his career, he served as editor of North Carolina’s Independent Weekly. Moser was also a John S. Knight journalism fellow at Stanford University during the 2000 to 2001 academic year. From 2001 to 2004, he was a senior writer at the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Intelligence Report. From 2005 to 2008, he wrote and edited for The Nation magazine.