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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August 16, 2011
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities:California State University at Monterey Bay--Rebecca Bales, social, behavioral and global studies--Enid Blader, teledramatic arts and technology--James Lindholm, science and environmental policy--Marc Los Huertos, science and environmental policy--Pat Tinsley McGill, business--Deanne Perez-Granados, liberal studies --Michael Scott, mathematics and statistics --Shigeko Sekine, Japanese--Marylou Shockley, business
August 16, 2011
U.S. graduate schools accept more from abroad, especially from China.
August 15, 2011
After months of tension, tenured religion professor -- who wrote about challenges science poses to literal reading of Genesis -- leaves Calvin College.
August 15, 2011
The American Association of University Professors is trying once again to get federal judges to pay attention to a footnote.
August 15, 2011
California State University at Monterey Bay is starting B.A. programs in Spanish and in Japanese language and culture.Edmonds Community College is starting an associate of technical arts degree in specialty baking.Idaho State University is starting a Ph.D. program in experimental psychology.
August 12, 2011
Survey finds large percentages of those holding the position were first to do so, and may soon be seeking to leave their jobs.
August 11, 2011
Three law schools are now being accused of fraud by graduates who question the accuracy of placement rates.
August 9, 2011
The movement to label law school a scam gets a new voice -- a tenured professor anonymously describing his colleagues' cushy jobs.
August 9, 2011
45.4% of female science faculty and 24.5% of male science faculty have fewer kids than they desired, because of their careers, study finds.


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