James H. Wyckoff

Professor; Director, EdPolicyWorks


  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina, 1982
  • B.A., Denison University, 1974

Jim Wyckoff directs the Education Policy PhD program and the Center on Education Policy and Workforce Competitiveness.  He is a PI on grants from NSF and several foundations to explore policies on teacher preparation, recruitment and retention on the quality of the teaching workforce and outcomes for students.  Wyckoff currently serves on the National Academy of Sciences Committee on Children Eligible for School Nutrition Programs, the Scientific Review Panel of the U.S. Department of Education, the editorial board of Education Finance and Policy and on several advisory panels.