IES Faculty

Rebecca Maynard

Program Director: Penn IES program
University Trustee Professor of Education and Social Policy

Laura Desimone

Program Co-Director: Penn IES program
Associate Professor of Education
Education Policy Division 

Matthew Steinberg

Penn IES program
Assistant Professor of Education
Education Policy Division 

Faculty Affiliates

Paul Allison, Professor of Sociology

Jere Berhman, Professor of Economics; Research Associate at Penn’s Population Studies Center; Economics/Social Science member of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)/National Institute of Child Health and Development (NICHD) National Advisory Council.

Sigal Ben-Porath, Assistant Professor of Education

Ed Boe, Professor of Education; Co-Director of the Center for Research and Evaluation in Social Policy

Eric Bradlow, Professor of Marketing, Statistics, and Education; Co-Director - Wharton Customer Analytics Initiative; Vice Dean and Director, Wharton Doctoral Programs

Robert F. Boruch, University Trustee Chair Professor of Education and Statistics; Co-Director, Center for Research and Evaluation in Social Policy

Randall Collins, The Dorothy Swaine Thomas Professor in Sociology

Flavio Cunha, Assistant Professor of Economics

Ezekiel Dixon-Roman, Assistant Professor of Social Policy and Practice

Angela Duckworth, Assistant Professor of Psychology

John Fantuzzo, Albert M. Greenfield Professor of Human Relations

Doug Frye, Associate Professor in Applied Psychology and Human Development

Frank Furstenberg, Zellerbach Family Professor of Sociology and Research associate in the Population Studies Center

Margaret Goertz, Professor of Education; Co-Director of the Center for Research and Evaluation in Social Policy

Robert Hornick, Wilbur Schramm Professor of Communication

Richard Ingersoll, Professor of Education 

Robert Inman, Richard King Mellon Professor of Finance; Professor of Finance and Economics, Business and Public Policy, Law and Economics (Law School), Real Estate; Vice Dean and Director, Doctoral Programs, Wharton School; Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Amy Jordan, Director of the Media and the Developing Child sector of the Annenberg Public Policy Center

Grace Kao, Professor of Sociology

Paul McDermott, Professor of Education

Laura Perna, Professor of Education, Higher Education Division

Andrew Porter, Dean of the Graduate School of Education; George and Diane Weiss Professor of Education

Matthew Riggan, Research Specilist at the Center for Research and Evaluation in Social Policy

Jonathan Supovitz, Associate Professor of Education; Director of the Consortium for Policy Research in Education

Petra Todd, Alfred L. Cass Term Professor of Economics

Dan Wagner, UNESCO Chair in Learning and Literacy Director; International Literacy Institute Director; National Center on Adult Literacy Head; Program in International Educational Development

Elliot Weinbaum, Senior Researcher at the Center for Research and Evaluation in Social Policy

Ken Wolpin, Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Social Sciences