The Atlantic has made several additions to its editorial team. Details are below.
- Krishnadev Calamur has been named senior editor, news, for TheAtlantic.com. He comes to The Atlantic from NPR.
- Marina Koren also joins TheAtlantic.com as a senior associate editor for news. Koren most recently served as news editor for NationalJournal.com.
- Ed Yong joins The Atlantic as a staff writer covering science. Yong’s work has appeared in National Geographic, Wired, The New York Times and more. He will be based in London.
- Priscilla Alvarez, previously with National Journal, has been named an assistant editor on the Atlantic’s politics team.
- Matt Ford has been named news blogger for TheAtlantic.com. He most recently served as an associate editor for the magazine’s politics section.
- Caitlin Frazier has been named The Atlantic’s social media editor. Frazier previously held the same role for ThinkProgress.