Ph.D. in political science and master of public administration degree from the University of Georgia. Bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of West Georgia.
Dr. Nathan A. Burroughs brings strong quantitative data analysis skills to his work as a senior research associate at Public Policy Associates, Inc. He is currently a member of PPA research teams conducting independent evaluations of workforce development projects supported by the federal Workforce Innovation Fund.
Dr. Burroughs was an education researcher at Michigan State University from 2010-2018, where he studied educational inequality, teacher preparation, and STEM curriculum reform. His research has used a wide range of research methods, including large-scale surveys, randomized controlled trials, and international datasets.
Previously, he was a research associate at Indiana University’s Center for Evaluation and Education Policy.
Dr. Burroughs was appointed to the Lansing Board of Education in February 2018 and elected to the board for a six-year term in November 2018.