Ken Gross

Ph.D. Policy, Research, Evaluation & Measurement
Year of Graduation: 
Dissertation Topic: 
Measuring Allostatic Load in Children: Exploring the Pathways between Biomarkers and Educational Outcomes
Current Position: 
Senior Policy Analyst, The Reinvestment Fund, Philadelphia


  • McDermott, P. A., Goldberg, M. M., Waterman, C., Glutting, J. J., Watkins, M. W., & Gross, K. S. (2008, March). New versus old learning disability classification rules: The unintended consequences. Paper presented at the 79th Annual Meeting of Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

  • Culhane, DP, Parker, WD, Popper, B, Gross, K. & Sykes, E. (forthcoming). Accountability, cost-effectiveness, and program performance: Progress since 1998. Washington: US DHHS and DHUD.

  • "Geographic Variations in the Classification of Pre-viable Birth and its Impact on State, County and City Infant Mortality Rates," American Public Health Association 134th Annual Meeting. Boston, MA (November, 2006).

  • Paul McDermott, Lauren E. Angelo, Clare, Waterman, Kennen S. Gross. (July, 2006). "Development of Preschool Achievement Scales with Maximum Sensitivity to Growth". American Psychological Association.