Scott Jaschik

Scott Jaschik, Editor, is one of the three founders of Inside Higher Ed. With Doug Lederman, he leads the editorial operations of Inside Higher Ed, overseeing news content, opinion pieces, career advice, blogs and other features. Scott is a leading voice on higher education issues, quoted regularly in publications nationwide, and publishing articles on colleges in publications such as The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, Salon, and elsewhere. He has been a judge or screener for the National Magazine Awards, the Online Journalism Awards, the Folio Editorial Excellence Awards, and the Education Writers Association Awards. Scott served as a mentor in the community college fellowship program of the Hechinger Institute on Education and the Media, of Teachers College, Columbia University. He is a member of the board of the Education Writers Association. From 1999-2003, Scott was editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education. Scott grew up in Rochester, N.Y., and graduated from Cornell University in 1985. He lives in Washington.

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December 22, 2009
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities: Central Michigan University --Salma Ghanem, journalismMiddlebury College--Kateri Carmola, political science--Michael Sheridan, sociology/anthropologyNew York University--Tazuko Shibusawa, social work
December 21, 2009
Religion displaces culture as top theme of interest to historians, especially those early in their careers. Military and political subjects also see gains, while social history continues long drop.
December 21, 2009
A student's suit over lack of single-sex facilities raises the question: Do college women deserve some spaces where men won't be disrobing?
December 18, 2009
New study documents extent of the gains at community colleges, which are seeing particularly large increases in full-time students.
December 17, 2009
MLA reports 21% drop in positions in English and foreign languages -- steepest decline in 34 years association has collected openings. Percentage of English jobs on tenure track falls.
December 17, 2009
It's been more than a decade since Cary Nelson summed up his views on problems facing higher education in Manifesto of a Tenured Radical. As Nelson would be the first to admit, the issues he identified in that book have not changed -- or at least not in the direction he would want.
December 16, 2009
Colleges with women as presidents and provosts and a critical mass as trustees have been speedier than other institutions in increasing share of faculty that is female, study finds.
December 16, 2009
Federal judge rejects college's request to apply Supreme Court ruling in way that would limit free speech rights of faculty members at public colleges.
December 15, 2009
Whether it's Putin or Pushkin, student interest is sending language enrollments to levels unheard of since the Cold War.

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