Research & Scholarship

Lynn W. Paine, Ph.D.
Michigan State University
College of Education
Dept. of Teacher Education
317 Erickson Hall
East Lansing, MI, 48824
Phone: 517-355-3266
E-mail: painel@msu.edu

Lynn Paine is a professor in the Department of Teacher Education, an adjunct professor in the Department of Sociology and Women's Studies. Her work focuses on comparative and international education and the sociology of education, with an emphasis on the relationship between educational policy and practice, the links between education and social change, and issues of inequality and diversity. Much of her work has involved the comparative study of teachers, teaching, and teacher education, supported by research in China, the United States, and England.

Areas Of Expertise

• Comparative Education
• Teacher Education  and    Learning
• Sociology of Education
• Diversity (Race, Gender,    and Class)

• East Asia