Ian Kingsbury

Ian Kingsbury

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College of Education and Health Professions
Fayetteville, AR 72701


Ian Kingsbury is a Doctoral Fellow and Graduate Research Assistant in the Department of Education Reform at the University of Arkansas. Prior to coming to Arkansas, Ian graduated magna cum laude from the College of William and Mary with a B.A. in Government and History. He worked in finance for one year before returning to school and earning an M.A. in Education Policy from Teacher's College at Columbia University. After earning his M.A., Ian worked with young adults with learning differences in a residential setting, helping them to cultivate independent life skills. His research interests include school choice, civic outcomes, and education politics. 


  • Columbia University - M.A. in Education Policy 
  • The College of William and Mary - B.A. in Government and History

Research Interests:

  • School choice
  • Civic outcomes
  • Education politics