Former Editor, Chronicle of Higher Education
Jeffrey J. Selingo has written about higher education for two decades. He is author of three books and a regular contributor to The Washington Post. His newest book, “There Is Life After College” (HarperCollins, 2016), explores how today’s young adults need to navigate school in order to succeed in the job market of tomorrow. His first book, “College (Un)Bound,” was a New York Times bestselling education book. Jeff is the former editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education. His writing has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Slate, and he has appeared on ABC, CNN, PBS, and NPR. He is a special advisor and professor of practice at Arizona State University and a visiting scholar at the Center for 21st Century Universities at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Jeff received a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Ithaca College and a master’s degree in government from Johns Hopkins University. He lives with his wife and two daughters in Chevy Chase, Maryland.