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Kara S. Finnigan named a 2023 AERA Fellow

March 09, 2023

The AERA Fellows Program honors scholars for their exceptional contributions to, and excellence in, education research. 


Kara S. Finnigan, education professor and senior vice president of the Spencer Foundation, joins a cohort of 24 exemplary scholars named by The American Educational Research Association (AERA) as 2023 AERA Fellows. Nominated by their peers, the 2023 Fellows were selected by the Fellows Committee and approved by the AERA Council, the association’s elected governing body. They will be inducted during a ceremony at the 2023 Annual Meeting in Chicago on April 14. 

“AERA Fellows demonstrate the highest standards of excellence, and we are pleased to welcome this year’s class,” said AERA Executive Director Felice J. Levine. “The 2023 AERA Fellows join a prestigious group of exceptional scholars and deserve this honor because of their significant contributions to the field.”

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