Professor Preston Green III is the Harry L. Batschelet II Chair of Educational Administration and professor-in-charge of the educational leadership program. Dr. Green’s research focuses on the legal issues surrounding school choice and educational access. He has published three books and almost sixty articles and book chapters on topics of educational law. Dr. Green especially enjoys conducting research with graduate students. He has published a number of book chapters and articles with graduate students while at Penn State.
Dr. Green has a joint appointment with Penn State Law. Dr Green also supervises Penn State's joint degree program in law and education, one of the few such programs in the nation. Professor Green organizes the annual Law and Education Institute at Penn State, a professional development program that teaches administrators, educators and attorneys about educational law. Before joining Penn State, Dr. Green was a member of the faculty of the College of Education at the University of Massachusetts--Amherst, where he also served as Assistant Dean of Pre-Major Advising Services.