About Elizabeth Bell
Elizabeth Bell is an Assistant Professor in the Askew School of Public Administration and Policy at Florida State University. She also serves as an Academic Affiliate for the Office of Evaluation Sciences (OES), formerly known as the White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team. Her research is at the intersection of public management, policy design, and higher education policy. The goal of her research is to highlight and alleviate inequalities in access to public services and improve the ability of government programs to meet policy goals, with a focus on college access and affordability. In her work with OES, she designs and implements randomized control trials aimed at reducing administrative burden in federal programs. Her work has been published in flagship journals including Public Administration Review, Journal of Politics, and American Educational Research Journal. Her teaching interests include public and nonprofit management, education policy and administration, and research methodology.