Jeffrey Mark Goldberg (born September 22, 1965) is a well known American journalist and editor-in-chief of The Atlantic magazine. During his nine years at The Atlantic prior to becoming editor, Goldberg became known for his coverage of foreign affairs. He has won many awards and written eleven cover stories for the magazine
Jeffrey Goldberg Net Worth & Salary
- As of 2020, Jeffrey Goldberg net worth is estimated around $1 Million – $5 Million.
- His primary source of income is his journalist profession.
- His exact salary is under review.
Jeffrey Goldberg Spouse
- As of 2020, Jeffrey Goldberg is married with his wife, Pamela Reeves.
- Currently, couple is blessed with three children as well.
- His previous dating history is not known in public domain.
Jeffrey Goldberg Age, Height, Weight & Measurements
- As of 2020, Jeffrey Goldberg age is 54 years old.
- He stands on a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
- He weighs around 70 Kg.
- His body measurements are not known.
- He has dark brown eyes and has brown hair as well.
Jeffrey Goldberg Quick Facts
|Real Name||Jeffrey Mark Goldberg|
|Nick Name||Jeffrey Goldberg|
|Born||September 22, 1965|
|Age||54 years old (As of 2020)|
|Known For||Editor-in-chief of The Atlantic magazine|
|Birthplace||New York City, New York, U.S.|
|Residence||New York, U.S.|
|Nationality||1. United States
|Height/ Tall||In feet - 5'8"|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Parents||Father: Daniel Goldberg
|Spouse/ Wife||Pamela Reeves|
|Education||University of Pennsylvania|
|Net Worth||Approx $1 Million - $5 Million USD (As of 2020)|
|Salary||$3,012.75 – $5,021.25|
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|Awards||1. National Magazine Award,
2. Overseas Press Club's Joe
3. Laurie Dine Award
Jeffrey Goldberg Early Life & Education
- Goldberg was born on September 22, 1965 in New York City, New York, U.S.
- He was born to a Jewish family in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Ellen and Daniel Goldberg, whom he describes as “very left-wing.”
- He grew up in suburban Malverne on Long Island, where he recalled being one of the few Jews in a largely Irish-American area.
- As per his education, he attended the University of Pennsylvania, where he was editor-in-chief of The Daily Pennsylvanian.
- While at Penn he worked at the Hillel kitchen serving lunch to students.
- He left college to move to Israel, where he served in the Israeli Defense Forces as a prison guard during the First Intifada at Ktzi’ot Prison, a prison camp set up to hold arrested Palestinian participants in the uprising.
- There he met Rafiq Hijazi, a Palestine Liberation Organization leader, college math teacher and devout Muslim from a refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, whom Goldberg describes as “the only Palestinian I could find in Ketziot who understood the moral justification for Zionism”.
Jeffrey Goldberg Career
- As per Jeffrey career, he returned to the United States and began his career at The Washington Post, where he was a police reporter.
- While in Israel, he worked as a columnist for The Jerusalem Post, and upon his return to the US served as the New York bureau chief of The Forward, a contributing editor at New York magazine, and a contributing writer at The New York Times Magazine.
- Goldberg joined The New Yorker in October 2000.
- In 2007, he was hired by David G. Bradley to write for The Atlantic.
- Bradley had tried to convince Goldberg to come work for The Atlantic for nearly two years, and was finally successful after renting ponies for Goldberg’s children.
- In 2011, Goldberg joined Bloomberg View as a columnist, and his editorials are also syndicated online, often appearing on such media sites as Newsday and Newsmax.
- Goldberg concluded writing for Bloomberg in 2014.
- Goldberg was a journalist with The Atlantic before becoming editor-in-chief.
- He wrote principally on foreign affairs, with a focus on the Middle East and Africa.
- Michael Massing, an editor of the Columbia Journalism Review, called Goldberg “the most influential journalist/blogger on matters related to Israel,” and David Rothkopf, the CEO and editor of the FP Group, called him “one of the most incisive, respected foreign policy journalists around.”
- He has been described by critics as a neoconservative, a liberal, a Zionist and a critic of Israel.
- The New York Times reported that he “shaped” the magazine’s endorsement of Hillary Clinton in the 2016 United States presidential election, only the third endorsement in the magazine’s 160-year history.
Jeffrey Goldberg Awards & Honors
- National Magazine Award
- Overseas Press Club’s Joe &
- Laurie Dine Award
Facts about Jeffrey Goldberg
- The New York Times, The Washington Post, and the Los Angeles Times named “Prisoners: A Muslim and a Jew Across the Middle East Divide” one of the best books of 2006.
- The Los Angeles Times critic wrote, “Realization of the humanity of the ‘other’ is at the heart of New Yorker magazine correspondent Jeffrey Goldberg’s sharply observed and beautifully written memoir.”
- In October 2002, Goldberg wrote a two-part examination of Hezbollah, “In the Party of God.”
- His instagram bio read is, “Editor in Chief, The Atlantic”.