Faculty Experts

Penn GSE faculty members are some of the most knowledgeable and innovative experts on education in the world.

Search by name or filter by topic area below.

You can also explore Penn GSE’s topic areas, or visit the Faculty Bookshelf to see recent publications by our faculty.

Media Inquiries

Kat Stein
Executive Director of Penn GSE Communications
(215) 898-9642
katstein@gse.upenn.edu

Jeff Frantz
Senior Associate Director of Penn GSE Communications
(215) 898-3269
frantzj@gse.upenn.edu

 

Displaying 13 - 24 of 66
Penn GSE Faculty Abby Reisman

Assistant Professor

  • Teaching and learning in history classrooms
  • Teacher education and professional development
  • Adolescent literacy
  • Curriculum
Penn GSE Faculty Daniel A. Wagner

Professor

  • International education and development
  • Literacy, learning, and cognition in children, youth, and adults
  • Language acquisition and multi-lingualism
  • Educational technologies
  • Educational psychology
Penn GSE Faculty Annie McKee

Senior Fellow

  • Leadership
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Organizational Development and Culture Change
  • Happiness and Engagement at Work
Penn GSE Faculty Susan A. Yoon

Professor

  • Learning sciences
  • Science and technology education
  • Complex systems in education
  • Knowledge-building environments
  • AR technologies in museums
  • Social networks and social capital in education
Penn GSE Faculty Laura W. Perna

Vice Provost for Faculty

  • College access & affordability
  • College Promise
  • State and federal funding
Penn GSE Faculty Pam Grossman

Dean, Graduate School of Education

  • English education
  • Literacy
  • Literature
  • Professional/staff development
  • Teacher community
  • Teacher education and certification
Penn GSE Faculty Ryan S. Baker

Associate Professor

  • Educational data mining
  • Learning analytics
  • Student modeling
  • Disengagement
  • Affective computing
  • Massive online open courses
Penn GSE Faculty Sharon Wolf

Assistant Professor

  • Poverty and child development
  • Risk and resilience
  • Early childhood education
  • School readiness
  • Teacher professional development
  • Program evaluation
Penn GSE Faculty Ed Brockenbrough

Associate Professor and Calvin Bland Fellow

  • Teacher education
  • Urban education
  • LGBTQ issues in education
  • Black masculinity studies
  • Queer of color critique
Penn GSE Faculty Caroline L. Watts

Senior Lecturer

  • Community-school-university partnerships
  • School mental health
  • School climate
  • Social-emotional development
Penn GSE Faculty Sigal Ben-Porath

Professor of Education

  • Civic education
  • Politics of education reform
  • Philosophy of education
  • Political philosophy
Penn GSE Faculty Matthew Hartley

Professor

  • Academic governance and leadership in higher education
  • Institutional mission
  • Civic engagement and the democratic purposes of higher education
  • Higher education reform

Pages