Jennifer Imazeki is director of the Center for Teaching & Learning and a Senate Distinguished Professor, and a professor of economics at San Diego State University, where she teaches courses in applied microeconomics and data analysis. She has worked on several projects to train middle and high school teachers in using economics to teach Common Core skills and she created an Economics for Teachers course for SDSU undergraduate students working toward their single-subject teaching credential in social science. This dovetails with her research on the economics of K-12 education, including work on school finance reform, adequacy and teacher labor markets. She is a member of the American Economic Association, and has served on the board of directors of the Association of Education Finance and Policy, the AEA’s Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession, and the AEA’s Committee on Economic Education. She has a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.