Faculty & Staff

Michael Berardino, MS, Public Policy, University of Massachusetts Boston

Lecturer in Gender, Leadership, and Public Policy; McCormack Graduate School


Areas of Expertise

Civic engagement, Education policy and standardized testing, School violence, Nonprofit organizations


BA, Government, Georgetown University
MS, Public Policy, University of Massachusetts Boston

Additional Information

Michael Berardino is a doctoral candidate in Public Policy at the McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies at University of Massachusetts Boston. His dissertation focuses on educational outcomes for English language learners in Massachusetts. Utilizing mixed methods, this research analyzes the intersection of English language instruction and high-stakes testing policies. 

Courses taught

PAFG 628 Research Methods for Policy Analysis