Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Tue 03 Apr - Sun 08 Apr, 2001

no photo available Marvin Peterson (Faculty)

Country/Region: United States of America

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Most Recently Attended: (2000)
The Regional Role of Russian Universities in the Context of Globalization

Biography:
Marvin Peterson is professor of higher education and former director of the Center for the Study of Higher and Postsecondary Education at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, USA. He has held positions at the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research, National Center for Postsecondary Improvement and the Program in Higher and Continuing Education. He is former president of the Association for the Study of Higher Education and the Association for Institutional Research. Dr. Peterson has conducted research for projects funded by the United States Department of Education, the National Science Foundation, the W. K. Kellogg Foundation, and The Ford Foundation. He holds degrees from Trinity College, Harvard University, and the University of Michigan.