Professor of Sociology, Education, Demography, Pennsylvania State University

Dr. David P. Baker is Professor Sociology, Education, and Demography at the Pennsylvania State University. His research focuses on the impact of education on individuals and societies, international comparisons of school organization, academic outcomes, and educational policy. His most recent book is The Schooled Society: The Educational Transformation of Global Culture. Palo Alto CA: Stanford University Press.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Education, Pennsylvania State University

Honours

The Schooled Society: The Educational Transformation of Global Culture, Stanford University Press 2014 American Education Research Association- Outstanding Book of the Year, 2015