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Lee Hochberg
Office: 212Q
Dempsey Hall

Foster School of Business
University of Washington
Box: 353226
Seattle, WA 98195-3226

Lee Hochberg

Assistant Teaching Professor of Business Communication


MA Stanford University (1980)
BA Rice University (1979)

Positions Held

At the University of Washington since 2008
Visiting Professional in Residence, Seattle University, 2008-2009
Special Correspondent and Producer, Jim Lehrer News Hour, Washington DC, 1984-present (https://americanarchive.org/catalog?q=lee+Hochberg&utf8=%E2%9C%93&f[access_types][]=online)
Senior Producer/Reporter, KCTS-TV, PBS, Seattle, WA, 1986-1991
Assistant News Director, All-News Format, KING-AM, Seattle, WA, 1983-1984
Instructor, University of Washington, 1983-1984
News Director, KGW-AM, NBC, Portland, OR, 1981-1983
Newswriter in All-News format, KCBS-AM, San Francisco, CA, 1980-1981

Honors and Awards

George Foster Peabody Award for Distinguished Achievement in Broadcasting for NewsHour documentary "Dirty Trucks", investigation of hazardous cargo practices in trucking industry
American Religious Broadcasters Awards (2) for NewsHour documentaries
Corporation for Public Broadcasting Award for KCTS-TV News Special, "The Commonwealth Comes to Vancouver"
Television EMMY for NewsHour documentary "Mountain Safety", investigation of dangerous practices in mountain guide industry
Faculty of the Year, 2019
Most Memorable Professor, 2020