Doug Lederman is editor and co-founder of Inside of Upper Ed. He is helping lead the inside track group’s editorial operations, overseeing information content material, opinion items, profession recommendation, blogs and different options. Doug speaks extensively about upper schooling, together with on C-Span and Nationwide Public Radio and at conferences and on campuses across the nation, and his paintings has gave the impression in The New York Instances and USA These days, amongst different publications. Doug used to be managing editor of The Chronicle of Upper Schooling from 1999 to 2003. Sooner than that, Doug had labored at The Chronicle since 1986 in numerous roles, first as an athletics reporter and editor. He has gained 3 Nationwide Awards for Schooling Reporting from the Schooling Writers Affiliation, together with one in 2009 for a sequence of Inside of Upper Ed articles he co-wrote on school ratings. He started his profession as a information clerk at The New York Instances. He grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio, and graduated in 1984 from Princeton College. Doug lives together with his spouse, Kate Scharff, in Bethesda, Md.