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. 

Lehigh Welcomes New Faculty for the 2022-23 Academic Year

Learn about the new faculty members on campus this fall.

Gloria Naylor Archive Brought to Life

An interdisciplinary, multi-institutional collaboration celebrates the renowned late-20th-century writer.

Anand Jagota Named Vice Provost for Research

Jagota will lead efforts to increase the impact and visibility of research at Lehigh.

Eduardo J. Gómez Leads The Lancet’s First Series on Political Science and Health

The series explores the importance of the role of political science in health.

Holona Ochs Named Director of Marcon Institute

Ochs will lead the institute dedicated to social justice and established with a $2.5 million gift from Charles Marcon.

Council for Equity and Community Launches New Diversity, Inclusion & Equity Resources and Toolkit Page

The dynamic and searchable tool highlights DI&E efforts and initiatives across campus.

Lehigh and the U.S. Army Research Lab Announce $25 Million Cooperative Agreement to Develop Next-Generation Metallic Alloys

Researchers from Lehigh and Ohio State will leverage the existing Presidential Nano/Human Interfaces (NHI) Initiative for an innovative collaboration on the development of two novel metallic alloys.

In Memoriam: Gary Sasso, Former Dean of the College of Education

Sasso is remembered as a beloved colleague, a dynamic leader and a gifted researcher dedicated to helping children.

Meet Lehigh's Newest Faculty Members

Learn more about some of the more than 40 new scholars who have joined Lehigh's faculty this year. 

Michael Gusmano Named Director of the Center for Ethics

The Center for Ethics supports scholarship in ethics at Lehigh, and provides students with exposure to the study of ethics and ethical decision-making.

Fall 2021 Honors Convocation Recognizes Students’ Academic Accomplishments

The ceremony celebrated 154 undergraduate students for high academic achievement.

Muzhe Yang Examines the Unintended Consequences of External Factors on Mothers and Babies

Yang’s work explores how the circumstances of maternal employment and other environmental factors impact maternal health, fetal health and infant health.

Remaking the Nervous System: Michael Layden Studies the Starlet Sea Anemone, Nematostella, to Understand Neural Development, Evolution and Regeneration

Michael Layden turns to the starlet sea anemone to better understand neural development and how the human brain evolved, and potentially improve treatments of central nervous system disorders.

Interdisciplinarity & Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

A diverse team of Lehigh researchers examines components of the language, history and narratives of antibiotics related to their individual expertise.

Lei Wu Develops Novel Mathematical Methods to Quantitatively Characterize Multi-scale Models for Kinetic Theory

Wu explores Hilbert’s sixth problem to determine which mathematical approach to use in a particular regime.

A Sharper Focus on Catastrophe Modeling

Paolo Bocchini, Daniel Conus, Brian Davison and their colleagues leverage their collaborative experience in probabilistic modeling to sharpen their focus on catastrophe modeling, a discipline not traditionally explored in academia.

In Memoriam: Dmitri Vezenov, Associate Professor of Chemistry

A beloved mentor and colleague, Vezenov is remembered as a brilliant researcher and a thoughtful instructor.

Alan Snyder, Vice President and Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Studies, to Step Down in Summer 2022

Since 2010, Snyder has worked to advance the ways in which the research environment shapes Lehigh education at all levels. 

Jennifer Swann Named Ombudsperson

Swann joins Anne Meltzer in the Ombuds Office, an important resource available to all members of the Lehigh community.

Public-Health Prognosticators: Forecasting Public Health Events

Biostatistician Thomas McAndrew combines computational models and models of human judgment to build more accurate forecasts.