Geoffrey Borman
Professor of Education


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Geoffrey Borman was trained as a quantitative methodologist at the University of Chicago and is a professor of education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the deputy director of the University of Wisconsin’s Predoctoral Interdisciplinary Research Training Program, and a senior researcher with the Consortium for Policy Research in Education. He has been appointed as a methodological expert to advise many national research and development projects, including the National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented. He serves on the editorial boards of five academic journals and is a principal standing panel member of the Education Systems and Broad Reform Research Review Panel of the U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences and was recently named to the 15-member Urban Education Research Task Force established to advise the U.S. Department of Education. Borman is the recipient of multiple awards. In 2009, Borman’s significant contributions to the field of education research were recognized through his nomination and selection as a fellow of the American Educational Research Association. Borman earned a doctorate degree in 1997.