Dr. Joshua Childs

Assistant Professor at the University of Texas at Austin

Joshua Childs is an assistant professor at the University of Texas at Austin in the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy. Joshua’s research focuses on the role of cross-sector collaborations to address complex educational issues. Specifically, his work examines collaborative approaches involving community organizations and stakeholders that have the potential to improve academic outcomes and reduce opportunity gaps for students in urban and rural schools. Joshua holds a PhD in Learning Sciences and Policy from the University of Pittsburgh.