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.

To reach this person, click here.

Most Recent Articles

August 27, 2007
Rutgers agreement with faculty union pledges to create at least 100 new permanent faculty jobs over next 4 years.
August 24, 2007
Lots of colleges talk about preparing students for civic and social contributions. New study explores why students only get the message at some institutions.
August 24, 2007
Danville Community College, in Virginia, is starting new certificate programs in law enforcement, corrections and protective services.James Madison University, in Virginia, is starting a new master of arts in political science with a concentration on European Union studies.
August 24, 2007
The Alabama Board of Education voted Thursday to bar community college employees from serving in the Legislature, effective in 2010, The Birmingham News reported.
August 23, 2007
The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Authority -- under fire this year for large sums spent on retreats, executive travel and perks -- set off another controversy Wednesday when it awarded six-figure bonuses to each of its top four executives. The Patriot-News reported that the bonus for Dick Willey, the agency's president, was $180,857 -- more than the total salary of Gov. Ed Rendell.
August 23, 2007
New state law and pending federal rules would have barred the organization from being a lender while also reimbursing college officials who attend its meetings.
August 23, 2007
Calhoun Community College, in Alabama, is starting an associate degree program in biotechnology.Converse College, in South Carolina, is starting a master of arts in teaching, designed for people who have earned bachelor's degrees in fields other than education.The University of Florida is starting a minor in American Indian
August 22, 2007
Anthropology association's decision to leave a university press for a commercial entity infuriates many scholars -- and raises questions about the future of scholarly societies and open access.
August 22, 2007
Haleh Esfandiari, director of the Middle East Program at the Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars, was released on bail from a prison in Iran Wednesday, Reuters reported.
August 21, 2007
Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito on Monday refused to stay an appeals court's ruling that a researcher who left Washington University in St. Louis for Northwestern University could not move thousands of blood and tissue samples with him, the Associated Press reported. Alito's refusal to block the lower court's decision does not preclude all of the justices from taking up the case, as they have been asked to do.

Pages

Back to Top