mediaX Faculty Director Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

April 18, 2019
Roy Pea

Roy Pea, the David Jacks Professor of Education and Learning Sciences at the Stanford Graduate School of Education and director of the H-STAR Institute and mediaX at Stanford University, is one of 6 Stanford faculty elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. This organization is one of the country’s oldest and most prestigious honorary learned societies. Elected members are scholars in the fields of education, performing arts, economics, law and mathematics.

His research explores how information and communication technologies can support and advance the scientific understanding and practices of learning and teaching, with particular focus on topics in science, mathematics and technology education.

Professor Pea is joined by Stanford Faculty:

Harry J. Elam, Jr. is the senior vice provost for education, the vice president for the arts, the Freeman-Thornton Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education and the Olive H. Palmer Professor in Humanities.

Judith L. Goldstein is the Janet M. Peck Professor of International Communication, the Kaye University Fellow in Undergraduate Education and a senior fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research.

Charles I. Jones is the STANCO 25 Professor of Economics at the Graduate School of Business, a senior fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, and the Charles and Melissa Froland Faculty Fellow for 2018-2019.

Nathaniel Persily is the James B. McClatchy Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and a senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies.

András Vasy is a professor of mathematics whose recent research has investigated the mathematical structure of Einstein’s theory of gravity.

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