Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Cohort 9 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List
Professor of Human Development and Social Policy
School of Education and Social Policy
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Dr. Whitmore Schanzenbach is currently the Director of the Hamilton Project at the Brookings Institute. She is also a Professor in the School of Education and Social Policy at Northwestern University and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. Her primary areas of research are education policy, childhood obesity and food consumption. Her research has been published in leading journals such as the Quarterly Journal of Economics, the Review of Economics and Statistics and the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. She received her Ph.D. in economics from Princeton.

Discipline: Economics