Andrew Bacher-Hicks is an Assistant Professor in the BU Wheelock College of Education & Human Development. He studies K-12 education policy in the United States, with a focus on teacher labor markets, school discipline, and the link between crime and education. He is affiliated faculty with the Wheelock Educational Policy Center (WEPC).
His work has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as Economics of Education Review, Education Finance and Policy, and Educational Researcher. It has also been featured in a range of media outlets, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, and FiveThirtyEight.
Andrew holds a Ph.D. in Public Policy from Harvard University.