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Education is not a department at Cornell. Rather, it is a community of faculty across the University who study education, help students understand it better, and provide expertise to practitioners outside Cornell. You can find their interests and contact information below.

N'Dri T. AssiƩ-Lumumba

N'Dri T. AssiĆ©-Lumumba

Professor, Africana Studies & Research Center Interests: Colonial/post-colonial education; women's education; equity issues in education finance; educational innovations and distance learning
Email: na12@cornell.edu 
Phone: (607) 255-4625


Bryan Duff

Senior Lecturer, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science
Interests: Middle and high school curriculum and teaching; purposes of schools
Email: bpd38@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-8663


 

Ronald G. Ehrenberg

Ronald G. Ehrenberg

Irving M. Ives Professor, Industrial and Labor Relations 
Interests: Economic analyses of higher education, elementary and secondary education; behavioral models of the educational sector
Email: rge2@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-3026


 

 Geri Gay

Geraldine K. Gay

Professor, Communication 
Interests: Cognitive and social issues for the design and use of interactive communication technologies; knowledge management; mental models and metaphors; knowledge representations; collaborative work and learning; system design
Email: gkg1@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-7737


 

Travis Gosa

Travis Gosa

Assistant Professor, Africana Studies & Research Center
Interests: Sociology of education; sociology of the family; race and ethnicity; popular and youth culture; qualitative research methods
Email: tlg72@cornell.edu
Phone: (607)  255-4625


 

Mary Ann Huntley

Mary Ann Huntley

Senior Lecturer and Director of K-12 Outreach , Mathematics
Interests: Secondary mathematics curriculum
Email: huntley@math.cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-5529


 

Richard Kiely

Richard Kiely

Director, Community Engaged Learning + Research
Interests: Service learning, community development
Email: rck6@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 379-1101


 

Alexandra Moore

Alexandra Moore

Visiting Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Interests: Education in earth science
Email: am113@gmail.com
Phone: (607) 255-4644


 

Jeffery Perry

Jeffrey Perry

Senior Lecturer, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science
Interests: Agriculture and STEM education; youth development
Email: jap255@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-8122


 

Annalisa Raymer

Annalisa L. Raymer

Lecturer and Director of the Community Learning and Service Partnership (CLASP)
Interests: leadership and learning; informal education and social change; scholarship of teaching & learning, community education, lifelong learning, public life, placemaking, civic democracy, democratic evaluation
Email: alr26@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-7633


 

Troy Richardson

Troy Richardson

Associate Director of Academic Development, American Indian Program
Interests: Fostering ethical inter-cultural relations; philosophy of education; continental philosophy; multicultural education; American Indian Studies
Email: tar37@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 254-4681


 

Dawn Schrader

Dawn E. Schrader

Associate Professor, Communication 
Interests: Ethics and moral education; the socio-moral climate of schools and communities; the role of metacognition in cognitive, moral and intellectual development
Email: dawn.schrader@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-9258


Robert ScottRobert Scott

Executive Director of the Cornell Prison Education Program and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Horticulture Section, School of Integrative Plant Science
Interests: Education in correctional facilities; Sustainable food production.
Email: robscott@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-9091


John Sipple

John W. Sipple

Associate Professor, Development Sociology
Interests: Political pressures and institutional constraints that impact behavior of teachers, administrators, schools and districts; state-level politics and policies; local school organization responses to new standards
Email: jws28@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-3005


 

William Trochim

William M. Trochim

Professor, Policy Analysis and Management
Interests: Experimental design; computer simulations of novel statistical analytical approaches; investigations of quality, implementation, and conceptualizations of research
Email: wmt1@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-3005


 

Sofia A. Villenas

Sofia A. Villenas

Associate Professor, Anthropology
Interests: Anthropology of education; Latino schooling and family education; race/ethnicity in education; Latina/Chicana feminist studies in education
Email: sav33@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 254-5263


 

Wendy Williams

Wendy Williams

Professor, Human Development
Interests: Intelligence; tacit knowledge; informal learning; critical thinking and reasoning; group differences; underrepresented groups; women in science, life in today's academy
Email: wmw5@cornell.edu
Phone: (607) 255-2537