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. 

Celebration Honors Doctoral Graduates

The live and pre-recorded Zoom event recognized participating doctoral candidates. 

5.8.20: Week 8 Update from Provost Farrell

A update sent to Faculty and Staff. 

Lehigh Team Led by Nelson Tansu Collaborates with St. Luke’s on Device to Ensure Sterile Masks

The ‘Bug Zapper’ uses UV-C light to damage the DNA of pathogens, including the coronavirus, to enable the sterilization and reuse of N95 masks when new ones are unavailable.

Lehigh’s Halcyon Skinner Answers Questions About COVID-19

Skinner, associate dean for research in Lehigh’s College of Health, was interviewed by WFMZ about the role of social distancing in slowing the transmission of the coronavirus.

EXHIBITION: Art, Architecture and Design Faculty Exhibition

A spring 2020 exhibition at Lehigh University Art Galleries featured the diverse work of 15 faculty members from Lehigh’s department of art, architecture and design.

Jackie Krasas '87 Named Lehigh’s New Deputy Provost for Faculty Affairs

Krasas succeeds Robert Flowers, who was recently named dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.

Former U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent ’93G Dissects the Politics of Anger

Dent, who served seven terms in the U.S. House of Representatives, delivered the 2020 Kenner Lecture. 

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.