The School of Educational Studies (SES) is home to renowned faculty conducting high-quality education and policy research. SES faculty-scholars provide students individualized attention and professional mentorship, collaborating with and guiding them across the graduate school experience.


Core Faculty
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Jacob Adams

Interim President
Professor of Education

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Deborah Faye Carter

Associate Professor of Higher Education

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Carl Cohn

Clinical Professor of Education

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David Drew

Professor of Education
Joseph B. Platt Chair in the Management of Technology

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DeLacy Ganley

Interim Dean, School of Educational Studies
Professor of Education

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Tom Luschei

Associate Professor of Education

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Dina C. Maramba

Associate Professor of Higher Education

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Susan J. Paik

Associate Professor of Education

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William Pérez

Professor of Education

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Linda Perkins

Associate University Professor
Director, Applied Women’s Studies

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Mary Simpson Poplin

Professor of Education

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Lucrecia Santibañez

Associate Professor of Teaching, Learning and Culture

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Deborah Deutsch Smith

Professor of Special Education
Director of IRIS

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Kyo Yamashiro

Associate Professor of Education
Director, Urban Leadership Program


Emeriti Faculty

María de Lourdes Argüelles

Professor Emerita, Education and Cultural Studies

Philip Dreyer

Professor Emeritus of Education and Psychology

Charles Kerchner

Senior Research Fellow
Professor Emeritus

John Regan

Professor Emeritus

Jack H. Schuster

Senior Research Fellow
Professor Emeritus of Education and Public Policy

Daryl G. Smith

Senior Research Fellow
Professor Emerita

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