Affiliated Journals and Organizations

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The Pitt School of Education is the institutional home of multiple internationally known academic journals and professional organizations. These partnerships build on our commitment as thought leaders in education, health, and human development. For more information, please contact our Dean’s Office at

Academic Journals

Educational Researcher logo

Educational Researcher is a journal of the American Educational Research Association (AERA). It publishes scholarly articles of general significance to the education research community from a wide range of areas in education research and related disciplines. Read the announcement when the journal moved to the Pitt School of Education. 

The Negro Educational Review Journal critically examines issues related to the experiences of Black people across the African Diaspora. The journal has been published continuously since 1950.

Professional and Scholarly Organizations

Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate logo

The Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED) is a consortium that includes over 100 schools of education across the United States and Canada. CPED is committed to improving the doctorate in education (EdD) degree by undertaking a critical examination through dialog, experimentation, feedback, and evaluation. Pitt School of Education Associate Professor Jill Perry is Executive Director of CPED.

Comparative and International Education Society logo

The Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) is an academic association with more than 3,000 members from over 105 countries around the world. CIES is dedicated to increasing understanding of educational issues, trends, and policies through comparative, intercultural, and international perspectives. Pitt School of Education Professor M. Najeeb Shafiq is the Executive Director of CIES.