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Richard Halverson

Richard Halverson

Associate professor, educational leadership and policy analysis

Expert on K-12 school instructional leadership, technologies in education, and data-driven decision-making in schools

Aaron Brower

Aaron Brower

Provost, UW-Extension; Special Assistant to the President, University of Wisconsin System; Professor, social work;

Expert on educational innovations; competency-based education; college student success and transition to college; college drinking; college student learning; small-group

Harry Brighouse

Harry Brighouse

Professor, philosophy; affiliate professor, educational policy studies

Political and moral philosopher with expertise on education and family policy

Julie Mead

Julie Mead

Professor, educational leadership and policy analysis

Expert on the legal aspects of K-12 education (school law)

Robert Enright

Robert Enright

Professor, educational psychology

Social science study of forgiveness

Katherine (Kathy) Cramer

Katherine (Kathy) Cramer

Int. Director, Morgridge Center for Public Service; professor, poli sci; affiliate: J School, LaFollette, Forestry

Expert on civic engagement and political participation, student engagement, public opinion, racial dialogue, political discussion, deliberation, political communication

John Rudolph

John Rudolph

Professor, curriculum and instruction, history of science, educational policy studies

Expert on the history of science education in the United States, teaching the nature of science in schools

Sharon Dunwoody

Sharon Dunwoody

Professor, journalism and mass communication

Expert on public understanding of science, particularly the role of science, environment and health messages in mass media

Paul Williams

Paul Williams

Professor emeritus, plant pathology; director, Wisconsin Fast Plants Program and Rapid Cycling Brassica Collection

Use of special plants as teaching vehicles in school and college, and in plants for research.

John Greenler

John Greenler

Director of Education, Wisconsin Energy Institute

Expert in the broad aspects of education (k-12 and undergraduate) and clean energy systems; including bioenergy, electrical power systems and climate change.

Wren Singer

Wren Singer

Director of Undergraduate Advising

Expert on the undergraduate academic experience, academic advising and transition to college.

Cathy Trueba

Cathy Trueba

Director, McBurney Disability Resource Center

Expert on post-secondary disability services and accommodations for college students with disabilities

Jerlando  Jackson

Jerlando Jackson

Professor, educational leadership and policy analysis; director, Wisconsin's Equity and Inclusion Laboratory

Expert on higher education administration and policy

John Witte

John Witte

Professor, political science and public affairs

Expert on education policy, tax and budget policy, and state and local government

Diana Hess

Diana Hess

Dean, School of Education; Professor, Curriculum & Instruction

Expert on democratic education, social studies teaching and learning, the inclusion of controversial political and legal issues in schools

Alan Knox

Alan Knox

Professor, educational leadership and policy

Expert in adult and continuing education

Brian Rust

Brian Rust

Communications director, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Division of Information Technology (DoIT)

Technology trends and issues at UW-Madison and in higher education

Michael Apple

Michael Apple

Professor, curriculum and instruction, and educational policy studies

Expert on the effects and politics of educational reform

David Shaffer

David Shaffer

Professor, learning science, educational psychology; game scientist, Wisconsin Center for Education Research

Expert on computer games, digital media, education and assessment of 21st century learning

Simone Schweber

Simone Schweber

Professor, education and Jewish studies

Expert on teaching and learning about the Holocaust and genocide

Erica Halverson

Erica Halverson

Assistant professor, curriculum & instruction

Expert on identity development and literacy learning through the study of youth-produced autobiographical art including films, plays and digital stories

Craig Albers

Craig Albers

Associate professor, educational psychology; principal investigator, WCER; chair, prevention sciences Program

Expert on educating students classified as English language learners; expert on prevention and early intervention education programs

Beth Graue

Beth Graue

Chair and Sorenson Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Expert on kindergarten practice, readiness, class size reduction, home-school relations

Audrey Trainor

Audrey Trainor

Associate professor, education

Expert on adolescents with learning and emotional disabilities from diverse cultural backgrounds during the transition into adulthood

James Wollack

James Wollack

Associate professor, educational psychology; director, Testing and Evaluation Services, UW Center for Placement Testing

Expert on test security/cheating/academic misconduct, test development, placement testing, and educational measurement

Amy Bellmore

Amy Bellmore

Assistant professor, educational psychology

Expert on adolescent peer relationships

Martha Alibali

Martha Alibali

Professor, psychology

Expert on cognitive development, mathematics learning and gesture

Mitchell Nathan

Mitchell Nathan

Professor, educational psychology; chair, learning sciences

Learning and instruction, especially in mathematics and engineering

Geoffrey Borman

Geoffrey Borman

Professor, educational leadership and policy analysis, educational psychology and educational policy studies

Expert on K-12 education policy, applied statistics and research methods

Allan Odden

Allan Odden

Professor, educational leadership and policy analysis

Expert on education policy, talent and human capital management in education, school finance, effective resource use in education

Colleen Capper

Colleen Capper

Professor; Co-Director of National Leadership for Social Justice Institute

Expert on equity issues in K-12 schools

Clifton  Conrad

Clifton Conrad

Professor, educational leadership and policy analysis

Higher education expert on equal educational opportunity and curriculum (student learning) at both the undergraduate and graduate levels

B. Bradford   Brown

B. Bradford Brown

Professor, educational psychology

Expert on social development during the teenage years

Peter Miller

Peter Miller

Assistant professor, educational leadership and policy analysis

Expert on community-based educational leadership, education in contexts of homelessness and school-community collaboration

Aydin  Bal

Aydin Bal

Assistant professor, rehabilitation psychology, special education

Expert on the role of culture in special education identification and services

Cindy Kuhrasch

Cindy Kuhrasch

Associate faculty associate, kinesiology

Expert in development of movement skills in children, integrated learning, affective education and assessment

Paula White

Paula White

Senior administrative program specialist, Wisconsin Center for Education Research

Project manager of FLARE (Formative Language Assessment Records for ELLs), Wisconsin Center for Education Research

Lori Anderson

Lori Anderson

Clinical Professor, School of Nursing

Expert on school health and school nursing and on school-age children with chronic health conditions and their families.

Kris Olds

Kris Olds

Professor, geography

Expert on globalization and urban change, globalization of higher education, forced evictions and the social impacts of mega events.

Michael Bleicher

Michael Bleicher

Professor emeritus, mathematics

Expert in mathematics: number theory and geometry, math education, standards and in-service training