C.J. Chivers, American journalist. Recipient Livingston award for international journalism, Molly Parnis Livingston Foundation, 1996, National Magazine award for Reporting, American Society Magazine Editors, 2007; Pulitzer fellow, 1995. Officer United States Marine Corps, 1988-1994.
Chivers, C.J. was born on December 5, 1964 in Binghamton, New York, United States. Son of James Leeds and Patricia (Dolan) Chivers.
Bachelor cum laude, Cornell University, 1988. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1995.
Staff writer Providence Journal, 1995-1999. Correspondent The New York Times, New York City, since 1999.
Officer United States Marine Corps, 1988-1994.
Married Suzanne Keating, April 1999. Children: John Peter, James Michael.