George Kuh
Adjunct Research Professor of Education Policy

Higher Ed

  • Curriculum
  • Standards and testing

George D. Kuh is Chancellor’s Professor of Higher Education emeritus at Indiana University Bloomington and adjunct research professor of education policy at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is the founding director of the Indiana University Center for Postsecondary Research, the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), and the Strategic National Arts Alumni Project. He currently directs and is co-principal investigator of the National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment. Kuh has more than 375 publications and has been a consultant to about 400 institutions of higher education and educational agencies in the U.S. and abroad. His contributions have been recognized with numerous awards. In 2011, NASPA named its Contribution to Literature and Research Award after him. A recipient of 10 honorary degrees, Kuh received the President’s Medal for Academic Excellence – the highest honor the Indiana University president can bestow – in 2014. Kuh received a bachelor’s degree from Luther College, a master’s from St. Cloud State University, and a doctorate from the University of Iowa.