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Scott Jaschik

Scott Jaschik is editor and 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. Jaschik, a leading voice on higher education issues, is quoted regularly in publications nationwide and has written articles on colleges for publications such as the New York Times, the Boston Globe, the Washington Post, and Salon. 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. Jaschik served as a mentor in the community college fellowship program of the Hechinger Institute on Education and the Media at Teachers College, Columbia University. He is a member of the board of the Education Writers Association. From 1999 to 2003, Jaschik was editor of the Chronicle of Higher Education. Jaschik grew up in Rochester, New York, and graduated from Cornell University in 1985. He lives in Washington.