Carolyn Mooney has served as an editor and reporter during more than 20 years at The Chronicle. She is presently senior editor for special sections, coordinating coverage for Digital Campus, Diversity, and other issues. She also writes occasional pieces on the arts and other topics.
Previously, as an international feature writer, she traveled the globe, reporting on such topics as language politics in South Africa and the Yeats International
She is the recipient of national awards from the Education Writers Association, and received a John J. McCloy Fellowship from the American Council on Germany to report on American troops in Germany.