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Jerrold Kachur

Associate Professor


Educational Policy Studies

About Me

Jerry is a professor of international political economy, social theory, and political philosophy. He teaches undergraduate courses in the sociology of education and graduate courses in social theory and education, development theory and education, research methodologies, and policy analysis and education. His program specialization is Theoretical, Cultural and International Studies in Education (TCI). TCI houses the philosophy and social sciences of education (formerly Foundations of Education) in the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta.


  • Globalization, Knowledge and Higher Education
  • Social and Political Theory
  • Critical Research Methodologies
  • History and Philosophy of the Human Sciences