Marvin Kalb is a James Clark Welling Presidential Fellow at The George Washington University (GW), Edward R. Murrow Professor Emeritus at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, and nonresident senior fellow at The Brookings Institution.

Kalb previously worked in broadcast journalism for 30 years at CBS News and NBC News. At NBC, he served as chief diplomatic correspondent, Moscow bureau chief, and anchor of Meet the Press. He is a contributor to National Public Radio and and a news analyst at Fox News. In addition, Kalb hosts The Kalb Report, a monthly discussion of media ethics and responsibility at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

Kalb was the founding director of Harvard University's Joan Shorenstein Center of the Press, Politics and Public Policy. In addition, he was Edward R. Murrow Professor of Press and Public Policy at Harvard from 1987 to 1999.

Kalb is the author of 13 books (11 non-fiction and two novels), including Haunting Legacy: Vietnam and the American Presidency from Ford to Obama (co-written with his daughter Deborah Kalb); One Scandalous Story: Clinton, Lewinsky, and Thirteen Days That Tarnished American Journalism; The Media and the War on Terrorism (co-edited with Stephen Hess); and The Road to War: Presidential Commitments Honored and Betrayed.

Last Updated: August 2, 2017