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International Steering Committee

The International Steering Committee (ISC) provides the overall guidance for the CivEd study. The Chair of the ISC is Dr. Judith Torney-Purta, Professor of Human Development at the University of Maryland at College Park. The full list of ISC members is provided below, along with their affiliations.


Judith Torney-Purta
Department of Human Development
University of Maryland
Room 3304S, Benjamin Building
College Park, MD 20742-1131
Tel: (301) 405-2806
Fax: (301) 210-3916

Additional ISC Members:

Barbara Fratczak-Rudnicka, Warsaw University
Georgia Kontogiannopoulou-Polydorides, University of Athens
Ingrid Munck, Statistics Sweden
Hans Oswald, University of Potsdam
Jack Schwille, Michigan State University
Gita Steiner-Khamsi, Teachers College, New York
Lee Wing On, University of Hong Kong