The International Institute of the Bengal and Himalayan Basins

Jason Ravitz, PhD
Director for Education

Jason Ravitz manages evaluation of education outreach at Google, mostly focusing on increasing participation in computer science education by under-represented minorities and women.  He previously conducted research on educational technologies and pedagogical reform at the Buck Institute for Education, completed post-doctoral positions at SRI International and UC-Irvine, and worked at BBN Educational Technologies.  He has taught at Syracuse University, UC-Irvine, and UC-San Francisco, and lectured widely. He holds a Ph.D./M.S. in Instructional Design, Development and Evaluation from Syracuse University