Richard M. Ingersoll

Professor of Education and Sociology
Policy, Organizations, Leadership, and Systems Division


(215) 573-5674
  • Ph.D. (Sociology) University of Pennsylvania, 1992
Areas of Expertise
  • Teacher supply, demand, shortages, and turnover
  • Teacher preparation & quality
  • Beginning teacher induction & mentoring
  • School organization, leadership, & accountability
  • Teacher workforce trends
  • Teaching as a profession
  • Racial-ethnic diversity in the teaching force

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