About the Program

This Pre-Doctoral Training Fellowship supports and enhances the Ph.D. training of students from different disciplines who are committed to careers in applied, field-based education research. This Fellowship is funded by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) at the Department of Education. IES Pre-Doctoral Fellows receive financial support, access to specialized resources and experts in multiple fields of study and become part of an emerging national network of students, faculty and practitioners conducting interdisciplinary research in the education sciences.
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Lecture Series

Jon R. Star

Nancy Pforzheimer Aronson Associate Professor in Human Development and Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Mar 2 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Tonya Wolford

Deputy, Research and Evaluation, School District of Philadelphia

Mar 16 12:00pm - 1:30pm

IES Fellows

Education Policy

Economics of Education

Teacher compensation and quality, Skill and belief formation, Political economy of education