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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Most Recent Articles

March 1, 2010
Director of federal initiative sees shift in approach -- and key role for these institutions in president's plans to increase share of population that is college educated.
February 26, 2010
U.S. Labor Department forces new procedure for selecting chair of the association's state conferences.
February 26, 2010
Like many colleges, Penn has undergrads help woo admitted students with similar interests or ethnic backgrounds. Now the university is recruiting based on sexual orientation too.
February 25, 2010
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities:
February 25, 2010
As field has moved away from single-scholar publication as the norm, new questions are raised -- including, whose name goes first?
February 24, 2010
Survey of world response to recession finds public funding for higher ed is generally either growing or being protected as much as possible – except in the U.S.
February 23, 2010
The following colleges and universities have announced their commencement speakers:
February 22, 2010
A year after one university insisted on removing part of photography show, U. of Louisville defends the project, which includes images of naked girls and women.
February 22, 2010
Median increase for top higher ed administrators in 2009-10 is 0%.
February 22, 2010
Wheaton of Illinois names a new leader -- at a time the college enjoys greater prominence and faces some criticism.


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