Profile

A. Lin Goodwin
Teachers College, Columbia University

A. Lin Goodwin is the Evenden Professor of Education and vice dean at Teachers College, Columbia University in New York. She presently serves as the vice president of the American Educational Research Association-Division K: Teaching and Teacher Education (2013-2016). In 2015, she was honored as a Distinguished Researcher by AERA’s Special Interest Group: Research on the Education of Asian and Pacific Americans, and was named the inaugural Dr. Ruth Wong Professor of Teacher Education by the National Institute of Education, Singapore. Goodwin’s research focuses on teacher/teacher educator development; multicultural understandings and curriculum enactments; issues facing Asian/Asian American teachers and students in U.S. schools; and on international analyses/comparisons of teacher education practice and policy. Her work appears in top journals, including the Journal of Teacher Education and Teachers College Record. An international consultant around issues of teacher education, Goodwin is currently working with educators in Poland, Thailand, and Singapore.