Angelique Chrisafis is The Guardian’s new Ireland correspondent. She replaces Rosie Cowan, who has become crime correspondent.
Chrisafis began her career in 1996 on the Sunday magazine of Portuguese national O Diario de Noticias. She joined The Guardian in 1998 as a trainee reporter.
In other changes, TV critic Gareth McLean becomes TV editor and his role will involve commissioning and co-ordinating television coverage across the G2 section.
Arts editor Dan Glaister is moving to Los Angeles to take over from Duncan Campbell. Glaister joined the paper in 1991 as a sub and three years later started the Jackdaw column. He became arts correspondent in 1996.