Founding Columnist

Hunter Gehlbach

Hunter Gehlbach is a professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Education as well as the director of research at Panorama Education. An educational psychologist by training and a social psychologist at heart, his interests lie in improving the social and motivational contexts of schools as well as environmental education. He complements a methodological interest in helping social scientists improve their questionnaire design processes with recent work on enhancing the rigor of educational research through open science practices. A former high school teacher and coach, Gehlbach taught at Harvard’s Graduate School of Education 2006–2015, before joining the faculty at UCSB 2015–2019, before joining the faculty at Johns Hopkins.