Jonathan Tepperman was named Newsweek International's first Assistant Managing Editor (now Deputy Editor) in January 2007. In that role he supervises all of Newsweek International's coverage of Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He also runs special projects and sits in as Managing Editor.
Before joining Newsweek, Tepperman was the Deputy Managing Editor of Foreign Affairs magazine and wrote frequently on international affairs, politics, and books for a wide range of publications including Newsweek, The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The New Republic, and others. He has also worked at a reporter for The Jerusalem Post and The Forward.
In the years before turning to journalism, Tepperman worked in publishing and at the United Nations as a speechwriter. He has a BA in English Literature from Yale University, an MA in Jurisprudence from Oxford University (New College), and an LL.M. in International Law from NYU.
Tepperman is a member of the New York State bar and a Fellow of the New York Institute of Humanities. He lives in Manhattan.