Ross J. Benbow is a researcher with the Wisconsin Center for Education Research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. With a background in political science, international education and development, and comparative analysis, Ross earned his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Department of Educational Policy Studies in 2011. He specializes in ethnographic, case study, and social network approaches to research questions, and has recently worked as a co-PI, writer, and analyst. Ross' research focuses on the relationships among teaching and learning, public policy, and cross-cultural transition in domestic and international educational contexts, with a particular interest in patterns of inequity in colleges and universities.
Phone: (608) 890-3145
Office: 964 Ed Sciences
Current ProjectsTalking about Leaving, Revisited: Exploring Current Patterns of Undergraduate Persistence in the Sciences
Collaborative Research: Exploring Factors That Shape Education and Workplace Training on Essential 21st Century Competencies: A Translational Study in Four High-Stem Job Regions