Jason Margolis


Reporter,  PRI's

Infrastructure innovations to deal with climate change  Judge

Jason Margolis is a Boston-based reporter with the public radio program The World. Since 2006, Margolis has covered a range of issues including U.S. politics, global economics, climate change and the American immigration debate. He has reported from 17 countries and 29 U.S. states and done television work for PBS and the BBC. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of California at Berkeley and a bachelor’s in history from UCLA. His experience includes working as a reporter with KQED Public Radio in its Sacramento bureau, The Seattle Times newspaper and MarketWatch in San Francisco. He is the recipient of multiple reporting awards including recognition by the Society of Environmental Journalists and was a finalist in 2007 for the Livingston Awards for Young Journalists.