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Kfir Mordechay Faculty Profile

Kfir Mordechay

Assistant Professor of Education
Education Division, Graduate School of Education and Psychology

Biography

Dr. Kfir Mordechay's research focuses on examining issues of housing and school segregation and of racial and socioeconomic disparities in academic achievement and educational success. He has published policy reports and articles on topics including metropolitan and neighborhood demographic trends, social and urban policy, and race and immigration in U.S. society. 

His scholarship has been published in journals such as Urban Education, The American Journal of Education, and Teachers College Record. His work has been featured and cited in the New York Times, Washington Post, and NPR among others.

Mordechay works with the UCLA Civil Rights Project as a research affiliate. He received his Ph.D. in Education from UCLA.

 

Education

  • PhD, University of California, Los Angeles
  • MA, University of California, Los Angeles
  • MEd, University of California, Los Angeles
  • BA, San Francisco State University

Selected Works

Courses

  • 753: Advanced Policy Development
  • 765: Organizational Leadership
  • 699: Special Topics