Dr. David P. Baker

Dr. David P. Baker
Phone: 8148630955
Office Address:
310A Rackley Building
University Park, PA 16802
Campus: University Park


Professor of Education (Educational Theory & Policy) and Sociology


Education Policy Studies


Center for the Study of Higher Education (CSHE)


Educational Theory and Policy
Comparative and International Education


Dr. David P. Baker is Professor of Education and Sociology at the Pennsylvania State University. His research focuses on the impact of education on individuals and societies, international comparisons of school organization, academic outcomes, and educational policy.  His most recent book is The Schooled Society: The Educational Transformation of Global Culture. Palo Alto CA: Stanford University Press.