Kelly Hochbein

Manager, Editorial Services

Office of Communications and Public Affairs

(610) 758-4746

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. In her free time, Hochbein enjoys writing for young children. 

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.

Sirry Alang explores discrepancies between the standard approach to diagnosing depression and how African Americans perceive the illness.

Successful peacemaking between longstanding adversaries, argues Norrin Ripsman, is almost always imposed by states from the top down and then sustained by societies.

Julie Miwa seeks to understand the role of the lynx gene in learning and behavioral adaptation. 

Susan Kart studies contemporary West African art and seeks to reach those her research will impact the most—the people of West Africa.

In the battle against drug-resistant bacteria, Marcos Pires studies the chemical biology of bacterial cell surfaces to better understand how they function—and possibly how to manipulate them.

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

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.