2018-2019 Elsie Hillman Chair in Women and Politics
New York Times Chief White House Correspondent and Pulitzer Prize Winner
One of the most influential voices in national affairs journalism today, Maggie Haberman opens audiences' eyes with a remarkably informed perspective on President Trump, based on their complex relationship and her history of covering him. She examines his influence on key issues affecting all Americans and his battles with the American press.
Maggie Haberman, New York Times chief White House correspondent and CNN political analyst, has established herself as one of the country's most respected journalists and reliable resources for expert commentary on current events and national issues. A season veteran of political reporting, she covered City Hall for the New York Daily News, the 2008 U.S. Presidential campaign and other political races for the New York Post, as well as national affairs as a senior reporter for Politico.
In 2018, Maggie and her team at the New York Times received the Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting for their coverage of the Trump administration and alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. Presidential campaign, and the Aldo Beckman Award from the White House Correspondents' Association. Her stories on covering a contentious administration offer a revealing insider's look at what is sure to be known as our country's most explosive era of modern journalism.