James H Wyckoff

James H. Wyckoff

  • Professor Emeritus
  • Memorial Professor of Education

Office Location

Ridley Hall 256
PO Box 400879
405 Emmet Street S
Charlottesville, VA 22903


Jim Wyckoff directs the education policy doctoral program and the Center on Education Policy and Workforce Competitiveness. He is a PI on grants from NSF and several foundations to explore policies on teacher preparation, recruitment and retention on the quality of the teaching workforce and outcomes for students. Wyckoff currently serves on the National Academy of Sciences Committee on Children Eligible for School Nutrition Programs, the Scientific Review Panel of the U.S. Department of Education, the editorial board of Education Finance and Policy and on several advisory panels. 


Ph.D., University of North Carolina, 1982
B.A., Denison University, 1974

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