David Berliner is Regents’ Professor of Education. He has also taught at the Universities of Arizona, Massachusetts, Oregon, and at Stanford University, as well as in Australia, Israel, and Spain. David Berliner is a member of the National Academy of Education, a Fellow of the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, and is a past president of both the American Educational Research Association (AERA) and the Division of Educational Psychology of the American Psychological Association (APA).
David Berliner is co-author (with B. J. Biddle) of the best seller The Manufactured Crisis, co-author (with Ursula Casanova) of Putting Research to Work, and co-author (with N. L. Gage) of the textbook Educational Psychology, now in its 6th edition. Additionally, he is co-editor of The Handbook of Educational Psychology and the books Talks to Teachers and Perspectives on Instructional Time. David Berliner has written more than 150 published articles, technical reports, and book chapters.
David Berliner is the recipient of awards for distinguished contributions from APA, AERA, and the National Education Association (NEA). He received a B. A. in Psychology from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1960, an M. A. in Psychology from Los Angeles State College in 1962, a Ph. D. in Educational Psychology from Stanford University in 1968 and a D. Humane Letters, Honoris Causa from the University of Massachusetts in 1988.