Thomas Bailey

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Thomas Bailey

Thomas Bailey

Director, Principal Investigator, CCRC

Thomas Bailey is the George and Abby O’Neill Professor of Economics and Education in the Department of Education Policy and Social Analysis at Teachers College, Columbia University. In 1996, Dr. Bailey established the Community College Research Center (CCRC) at Teachers College. He has served as director of two other IES national centers—the National Center for Postsecondary Research (NCPR) and the Center for Analysis of Postsecondary Education and Employment (CAPSEE). Dr. Bailey holds a PhD in labor economics from MIT. He serves as the director and principal investigator of CAPR.

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Recent Presentations:

Multiple Measures for Placement: Expanding Policies to Promote Student Success

This panel discussion focused on how the North Carolina Community College System partnered with the Community College Research Center to study the value of adding high school GPA to the placement process and the resulting Multiple Measures for Placement Policy implemented in 2013.


Thomas Bailey, Community College Research Center and CAPR

Lisa Chapman, North Carolina Community College System

Susan Burleson, Davidson County Community College

Ed Bowling, North Carolina Completion by Design


American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) Annual Convention

Date and Time:

April 19, 2015
4:15–5:15 PM


San Antonio, TX


Harry B. Gonzalez Convention Center | 214C

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