Paul Heibit

Freelance Writer and Journalist

Areas of interest

Cultural reporting and criticism.


  • MA, Journalism, New York University
  • BA, Humanities, Simon Fraser University


Paul Heibit moved to New York City a year after graduating from SFU to earn his MA in journalism from New York University's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, where he was granted a spot in the Cultural Reporting and Criticism program. After graduation, he was hired as a full-time staff-writer for The Daily, News Corporation's former tablet-only national newspaper. He has since written for publications such as Slate and The New Yorker as a freelance writer.