Maithreyi Gopalan, PhD

Assistant Professor of Education
The Pennsylvania State University
302B Rackley Building
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-2584


Maithreyi Gopalan, assistant professor of education (education theory and policy), earned a doctorate from the School of Public and Environmental Affairs from Indiana University, Bloomington. Her research examines the causes and consequences of racial and socioeconomic disparities in student outcomes using interdisciplinary perspectives. Specifically, she is interested in bringing psychological insights to bear on applied social and educational policy issues. 


Education Policy Studies