Professor of Learning Sciences and Psychology, Northwestern University

Megan Bang is a developmental psychologist and learning scientist focused on the study of learning and human development in and across everyday contexts; designing and building science learning environments from Indigenous philosophies; and studying child, family, and teacher learning and practice in novel environments.

She is a member of the Board of Science Education of the National Academy of Sciences and has won numerous early career awards from leading scholarly associations. She joins SESP from the University of Washington, where she is currently associate professor of education.