Kelly Hochbein

Assistant Editor

Office of Communications and Public Affairs

(610) 758-4746

Kelly Hochbein is an assistant editor 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 joining Lehigh’s editorial team in 2014. In her free time, Hochbein enjoys writing for young children. 

With support from the National Institutes of Health, Seth Richards-Shubik studies the impact of physician networks on treatment decisions.

A lack of trust might prevent even the most egalitarian individual from behaving in a completely egalitarian way. Dominic Packer studies the relationship between trust and bias.

Yinzhi Cao seeks a faster and more effective way to protect data by helping machine learning systems forget.

By calculating the ratio between vesicle sizes at the top and bottom of a lava flow, and relating this to the flow's thickness and age, Dork Sahagian determines the atmospheric pressure and elevation at which the lava emplaced.

Researchers make a discovery about the ultra-hard mechanical properties of gallium nitride that could impact electronic and digital device technologies.

Lehigh's strengths in materials development put the university in a unique position to help shape the future of additive manufacturing.

Lehigh faculty members adopt the Community-Based Participatory Research approach to partner with local community members in the research process. 



Ricardo Viera and his team at the Lehigh University Art Galleries teach and inspire with a visual laboratory of world-class works.

Liuba Belkin's research suggests that after-hours work email expectations negatively impact employees' ability to detach from work.

Ting Wang uses big data to better understand the underlying mechanisms of the creative process.

The grandson of Mohandas Gandhi spoke about nonviolence in a violent world at the 2017 Kenner Lecture.

The grandson of Mahatma Gandhi will deliver the 2017 Kenner Lecture on Cultural Understanding and Tolerance.

A cross-disciplinary student team designs and builds an admissions desk using wood from trees felled by Hurricane Sandy. 

A team of Lehigh engineering students will demonstrate what its Hyperloop pod, a prototype for future transportation, can do.

Esteemed physicist, MIT Institute Professor and ‘Queen of Carbon’ Mildred Dresselhaus shared the story of her nearly 60-year career and the distinguished mentors who helped shape it during a public lecture in September.

Lehigh expands possibilities with a Renishaw 3-D metal printer.

Jordan Rowan ’12 is general manager of The Virginia Hotel in historic beach town.

School spirit is front and center as Lehigh prepares for the 152nd Lehigh-Lafayette Rivalry game. 

The Lord Mayor of Westminster visited Lehigh to invite the band to the 2018 parade. 

Members of the Lehigh community gather for a silent rally to promote unity.