A freelance journalist for 16 years, Professor Hochwald has served as a contributing editor at Marie Claire and currently serves as a contributing editor at Scholastic Parent & Child magazine. She writes lifestyle copy for such publications as Coastal Living, Good Housekeping, HGTV, O, The Oprah Magazine, Parenting, Real Simple, Redbook, Time Out New York Kids and Town & Country. The author of the Mom's Five-Second Memory Journal (PotterStyle, 2011), Hochwald is also the author of Wien, a coffee table book about Vienna. Hochwald posts regular web pieces on AOL Health, iVillage, The Motherboard and Fashionwiredaily, where she served as a contributing writer for three years. A graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, where she received both her bachelor's and master's degrees in journalism, Hochwald teaches Inquiry regularly and has also taught The Interview, Magazine Writing and Health Reporting.