Faculty Expert Profile

David Steiner

  • Executive director of the Institute for Education Policy
  • Professor of Education

Affiliations

  • Institute for Education Policy
  • School of Education

Steiner is the executive director of the Institute for Education Policy and currently serves as a member of the Maryland Board of Education and on the Maryland Commission for Innovation and Excellence in Education. Additionally, he serves on the boards of Urban Teachers and Relay Graduate School of Education. He previously served as Commissioner of Education for New York State, dean at the Hunter College School of Education, and as Director of Education at the National Endowment for the Arts.

As New York State Commissioner, Steiner led the state’s successful $700 million Race to the Top application to redesign state standards, assessments, and teacher certification. He launched EngageNY, the nation’s most consulted online curriculum. An expert on education policy, Steiner conducts research, and consults with the federal government, state and urban education leaders, and educational reform organizations.

Steiner also directed the CUNY Institute for Education Policy at Roosevelt House in New York, a venue that will continue to be used for public events by the new Johns Hopkins Institute.

Recent coverage

Contact a media rep

Johns Hopkins is a big place. Let us make your job a little easier by connecting you with the right media representative.

Contact information

Video services

Our Video and Audio Studio provides a digital, live link between faculty experts and broadcast networks across the globe, including:

  • Live and recorded HDTV interviews via the Vyvx fiber network
  • Live and recorded radio interviews via dedicated ISDN lines
  • Internet streaming

Learn more about the studio