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The Future of Higher Education Finance  

Robert KelchenDuring this period of national transition, Robert Kelchen, assistant professor of higher education in the Department of Education Leadership, Management and Policy, has been interviewed on the future of higher education finance by numerous news agencies including The Atlantic, Inside Higher Education, National Public Radio, Wall Street Journal, Fox News, and China Global Television Network as well as Brookings Institution's Brown Center Chalkboard blog.

Professor Kelchen's research interests focus on higher education finance and accountability policies, including areas such as student financial aid, college rankings, and program evaluation. His teaching interests include education finance, research methods, institutional research and planning, and organization and governance.

His articles have published in The Review of Higher Education, Journal of Education Finance, American Sociological Review, and Journal of Student Financial Aid. His work as a methodologist for Washington Monthly magazine's annual college rankings won an award for best data journalism from the Education Writers Association. He is frequently quoted in the media and was selected as one of the 15 most indispensable academics on Twitter by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

To learn more about his research, visit the Kelchen on Education blog.

Here are the full interviews for The Atlantic, NPR, Inside Higher Ed and China Global Television Network.

Read his piece in the Brookings Institution's Brown Center Chalkboard blog on federal financial aid around military/veteran's benefits.

Categories: Education , Nation and World

For more information, please contact:

  • Laurie Pine
  • (973) 378-2638
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