Barbara Schneider


Barbara Schneider

  • Title: University Distinguished Professor
  • Email:    Phone: 517-432-0300
  • Office: 516B Erickson Hall

Degree: Northwestern University, 1979


Barbara Schneider is the John A. Hannah Chair and University Distinguished Professor in the College of Education and Department of Sociology at Michigan State University. The author of 13 books and numerous articles, her research focuses on the social context of schools, families, and work.

Selected Publications:

Schneider, B., Krajcik, J., Lavonen, J., Salmela-Aro, K. (Expect publication 2018) Learning Science: Crafting Engaging Science Environments. New Haven: Yale University Press.

Schneider, B. (Eds.). (May 2018) Handbook of the sociology of education in the 21st century. New York: Springer.

Eryaman, Y., & Schneider, B. (Eds.). (2017). Evidence and public good in educational policy, research and practice. New York, NY: Springer.

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