EdPolicyWorks Job Market Candidates


EdPolicyWorks, a joint collaboration between the Curry School of Education and Human Development and the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, brings together researchers from across the University of Virginia and the State to focus on important questions of educational policy and implications for the workforce.

  • Aliza Husain


    Research Interests: Principal labor markets, principal effects on teacher quality, principal quality, quantitative policy analysis.

    Faculty Advisor(s): James H. Wyckoff

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  • Jessalynn James


    Research Interests: Teacher Labor Markets, Teacher Evaluation and Development, Educational Inequality, Educational Policy Analysis, and Causal Inference

    Faculty Advisor(s): James H. Wyckoff

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  • Anna Markowitz


    Research Interests: Early childhood education, teacher wellbeing and teacher turnover in early education, teacher-child interactions and school engagement, income-based developmental disparities, social and emotional development, linking developmental science and education policy.  

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  • Katharine Meyer


    Research Interests: Behavioral Science, Postsecondary Education Policy, Experimental Design and Causal Inference Methods, Quantitative Policy Analysis

    Faculty Advisor(s): Ben Castleman

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