Campus Affiliation: City College of New York
Research Interests: Science/ Physics Education, Middle & Secondary Education
RICHARD N. STEINBERG is an Associate Professor in the School of Education and Department of Physics at City College of New York and a member of the doctoral faculty in Physics and Urban Education at CUNY. He received a Ph.D. in Applied Physics and a Teacher Certification, both from Yale University in 1992. In 1997, he received a National Academy of Education Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship. His field of interest is science / physics education, particularly research and development aimed at improving how students learn science/physics, innovative instruction, the use of technological teaching tools, teacher education, and outreach.