AERA Announces 2020 Fellows
AERA Announces 2020 Fellows

For Immediate Release: February 27, 2020

Tony Pals,
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Tong Wu,
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AERA Announces 2020 Fellows

WASHINGTON, D.C., February 27, 2020—The American Educational Research Association (AERA) has announced the selection of 12 prominent scholars as 2020 AERA Fellows. AERA Fellows are selected on the basis of their notable and sustained research achievements. The 2020 Fellows, listed below, were nominated by their peers, selected by the Fellows Committee, and approved by the AERA Council, the association’s elected governing body. They will be inducted on April 18 during the 2020 AERA Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA. They join 665 current AERA Fellows.

“We are delighted to honor these scholars for their contributions to education research and their dedication to the field,” said AERA Executive Director Felice J. Levine. “AERA Fellows exemplify the highest standards of excellence through accomplishment, professionalism, and commitment. We welcome the class of 2020 to these prestigious ranks.”

  • Stephanie Al Otaiba, Southern Methodist University
  • W. Holmes Finch, Ball State University
  • Robert E. Floden, Michigan State University
  • Jennifer M. Gore, University of Newcastle
  • Edmund T. Hamann, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
  • Kathryn Hirsh-Pasek, Temple University
  • Nancy C. Jordan, University of Delaware
  • Panayiota Kendeou, University of Minnesota
  • Charles A. MacArthur, University of Delaware
  • Janelle T. Scott, University of California, Berkeley
  • Maria Teresa Tatto, Arizona State University
  • Mark R. Warren, University of Massachusetts Boston


About AERA
The American Educational Research Association (AERA) is the largest national interdisciplinary research association devoted to the scientific study of education and learning. Founded in 1916, AERA advances knowledge about education, encourages scholarly inquiry related to education, and promotes the use of research to improve education and serve the public good. Find AERA on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.