Editorial Staff

January 01, 2006

Liz McMillen

 Editor

Liz McMillen became editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education in August 2011. In her career at The Chronicle, she has served as a reporter covering faculty issues; as a senior editor  supervising the paper’s coverage of scholarship, research, and publishing, and earlier of college business and fund raising; and as founding editor of the Chronicle Careers Web site. In 2007, she became editor of The Chronicle Review, a post she continues to hold. She joined The Chronicle in 1984.

Previously, she worked for the Associated Press in Philadelphia and later attended the University of Durham on a Rotary International Fellowship. She graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania in 1983 with a bachelor’s degree in American studies.

 McMillen is a recipient of the Knight-Wallace Fellowship at the University of Michigan and a special citation from the Education Writers Association; she has also been awarded a Jon Davidoff Scholarship from the Wesleyan University Writers’ Conference.