Bryan Cook
Senior Vice President for Educational Research and Analysis

Higher Ed

  • Federal policy
  • Race and diversity

Bryan J. Cook is the senior vice president for educational research and analysis at the American Dental Education Association. Cook’s portfolio includes monitoring dental education accreditation, facilitating innovative changes in faculty and curricular development, and staying up to date on higher education policy. Prior to joining ADEA, Cook was the associate director of the Center for Policy Analysis at the American Council on Education. Cook oversaw policy analyses related to federal policy issues in support of ACE’s legislative agenda and did extensive work with the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 and The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. Cook received his doctorate and master’s from the Center for the Study of Higher and Postsecondary Education at the University of Michigan. He received his bachelor’s degree in urban planning from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.