The Atlantic has announced a few promotions and hires. Details are below.
- Alexis Madrigal has been promoted from senior editor of The Atlantic to deputy editor of TheAtlantic.com, a new role at the magazine. He has covered science and technology for the glossy since 2010.
- Julie Beck has been named the new editor of TheAtlantic.com’s Health Channel. She most recently served as an associate editor.
- Dr. James Hamblin, who previously led the Health Channel, is shifting his role. He will now write more often for the site and take part in more video features.
- Kathy Gilsinan is joining as an associate editor. She comes to the magazine from World Politics Review.