David Drew
Joseph B. Platt Chair in the Management of Technology

Higher Ed, P-12

  • Curriculum and instruction
  • Math
  • Professional development
  • Research programs
  • Science
  • STEM education

David E. Drew holds the Joseph B. Platt Chair in the Management of Technology at the Claremont Graduate University. His principal appointment is in the School of Educational Studies, where his teaching focuses on quantitative research methods, statistical analysis and model building. For 10 years, Drew served as dean of this school. Prior to joining the CGU faculty, he held senior research positions at the RAND Corporation, the National Research Council and the American Council on Education. Earlier, he held a research faculty position at Harvard University, where he received his doctorate, and served as head applications programmer at the Harvard Computing Center. He is the author of more than 150 publications, including nine books, about the improvement of mathematics and science instruction at all levels of education, the development and evaluation of effective undergraduate programs, building strong university research programs, and health education. His recent book, “STEM the Tide: Reforming Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education in America,” provides a positive blueprint for strengthening America’s schools, colleges and universities.