Aaron Anthony is the Director of Analytics and Operations at the Institute for Learning (IFL) at the University of Pittsburgh. In this role, he leads data analysis and works with IFL partners on making data-based education decisions. Additionally, he coordinates with the IFL leadership team to oversee day-to-day operations at the IFL.
Aaron is a former high school English teacher and completed his PhD from the School of Education at the University of Pittsburgh in 2017. His academic and research interests include quantitative research methods, economics of education, postsecondary access and persistence, and network and improvement science. Aaron's research has been published in such outlets at Education Finance and Policy and the Journal of Student Financial Aid. Aaron also holds a MS in Leadership in Organizational Studies from Robert Morris University and a BS in Secondary Education from Penn State University.