Kelly Hochbein

Manager, Editorial Services

Office of Communications and Public Affairs

(610) 758-4746
keh714@lehigh.edu

Kelly Hochbein is a member of the editorial team in the Office of Communications and Public Affairs. She serves as editor of the Lehigh Research Review and as an associate editor of the Lehigh Alumni Bulletin. She also writes and edits for Lehigh’s news websites and other publications, covering events, research and news from all four colleges.

Hochbein holds a B.A. in English and a master’s degree in education from the University of Notre Dame. She worked as a teacher and a freelance writer before her arrival at Lehigh in 2014. 

College of Education Researchers Awarded AERA/NSF Grant to Study Dual-Licensure Policies

Jihyun Kim and Esther Lindström have received funding to explore the effects of states’ dual-licensure policies on teacher preparation quality and outcomes for students with disabilities. 

Lehigh Launch Program to Offer Unique First-Semester Experience for Incoming First-Year Students

The program provides an immersive, inquiry-based first semester in the American West or Ecuador.

Engineering Orthopaedic Care

Hannah Dailey ’02 ’06G ’09G seeks to bridge the gap in clinicians’ ability to predict how quickly bones heal.

Four Questions For Halcyon G. Skinner

Halcyon G. Skinner, a highly respected leader in the fields of population health, epidemiology and health data analytics, is an associate professor and associate dean for research in Lehigh’s new College of Health.

Greg Reihman Named Vice Provost for Library and Technology Services

Reihman will assume his new role on Jan. 1.

Fathima Wakeel to Join College of Health Faculty

Wakeel, a founding faculty member of Ferris State University’s public health program, will arrive in January 2020 as an associate professor in the College of Health. 

Brown & White BBQ Celebrates Lehigh Leaders

The Founder’s Weekend event featured the unveiling of the senior class numbers, the presentation of walking sticks to student leaders, food trucks and student performances.

Two Lehigh Accounting Experts Uncover the Negative Impact of Conflict Mineral Disclosures on Capital Market 

Professors Parveen Gupta and Heibatollah Sami and other researchers study the impact of Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Act.

The Power of Cognition

Andreea Kiss examines the cognitive underpinnings of firms’ entrepreneurial behavior.

Bruce Taggart, Vice Provost for Library and Technology Services, to Step Down in 2020

Taggart’s LTS legacy includes major projects that have changed the face of teaching and learning at Lehigh. 

An Experimental Initiative: The Lehigh Humanities Lab Fosters Interdisciplinary Collaboration

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation-funded Lab invites faculty and students from all disciplines to explore unique approaches to teaching and research. 

Lehigh University Convocation Kicks Off 'Year of Shared Responsibility'

Convocation marked the official start of the 2019-2020 academic year. 

Lehigh Graduate Wins Prestigious International Award for Undergraduate Research

Tuan Pham ’18 has been awarded the Brains for Brains Young Researcher Award from the Bernstein Network Computational Neuroscience for his undergraduate work in the lab of Dr. Julie Haas. 

The Fundamentals of Solar Energy

Physical chemist Elizabeth Young studies the fundamental reactions that could improve our ability to use light from the sun

Lehigh Names Four New Trustees

The four new board members began their terms on July 1. 

The Deeper Meaning of Horror

Dawn Keetley’s current projects take a closer look at popular horror film ‘Get Out’ and folk horror in the 21st century.

A More Accessible Archive: Showcasing the Work of Writer Gloria Naylor

A long-term interdisciplinary archival project will make Naylor’s collected papers, on loan from Sacred Heart University, accessible to scholars and fans alike. 

A More Rigorous Approach to Determining Intervention Effectiveness

A nearly $900K grant from IES supports Ethan Van Norman’s work to develop a quantitatively rigorous and user-friendly measure of the effectiveness of interventions for students with disabilities and learning difficulties.

Great South Side Sale Prepares for Its 21st Year

The annual sale will take place this Saturday, June 1 at 10 a.m.

Mountaintop Summer Experience to Drive Innovation Through 26 New and Returning Projects

Now in its seventh year, Lehigh’s 2019 Mountaintop Summer Experience began on May 29.