Jennifer Kahn

Jennifer Kahn

Continuing Lecturer

Alumni

Jennifer Kahn is a contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine, and has been a regular feature writer for The New Yorker, National Geographic, and Wired, among others. Her work has been selected for the Best American Science Writing series four times, and has explored subjects ranging from the “rational self-help” movement in Silicon valley, to the challenge of identifying and treating child psychopaths. Since 2009, she has taught in the Magazine Program at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, and was a visiting Ferris Professor of Journalism at Princeton in 2015. Her 2016 TED talk on CRISPR and gene drives has been viewed more than 1.4 million times, and was named one of the top TED talks of 2016 by conference organizers.

More at http://www.jenniferkahn.com/

TEACHING SCHEDULE:

Sec. Title Time Location
001 J242 Renegades, Underdogs, Madmen: The magazine profile
Fall 2019
Th 2:00-5:00 To be determined
005 J294 Master’s Project Seminar: Narrative – Kahn
Fall 2019
By appt. By appointment
1 J298 How to be an Editor
Spring 2019
Th 3:00 - 6:00 209 North Gate (Greenhouse)
6 J294 Master’s Project Seminar: Narrative – Kahn
Spring 2019
By appt. By appointment
5 J294 Master’s Project Seminar: Narrative – Kahn
Fall 2018
By appt. By appointment
1 J242 Renegades, Underdogs, Madmen: The magazine profile
Fall 2018
W 2-5 209 North Gate (Greenhouse)
21 J294 Master’s Project Seminar: Narrative – Kahn
Spring 2018
By appt. By appointment
1 J298 How to be an Editor
Spring 2018
Th 3:00 - 6:00 209 North Gate (Greenhouse)
1 J242 Renegades, Underdogs, Madmen: The magazine profile
Fall 2017
W 2:00 - 5:00 209 North Gate (Greenhouse)

REPORTING INTERESTS

Science, Technology

MEDIA PLATFORMS

Narrative Writing