USC Price School of Public Policy

Jane Arnold Lincove, Ph.D.

Jane Arnold Lincove

Assistant Professor
Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
University of Texas at Austin

Educational Background:
Bachelor of Science in Speech, Northwestern University, 1995
Master of Public Policy, University of California at Los Angeles, 2000
Ph.D. in Public Administration, University of Southern California, 2005

About Dr. Lincove:
Dr. Jane Lincove is currently an Assistant Professor at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin. Her research on education policy and economics of education in the U.S. and in developing countries has been published in Economics of Education Review, Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, Public Administration and Development, and other peer-reviewed journals. Recently, she has been studying performance based incentives for teachers, conditional cash transfers, and other incentive-based education reforms. As Co-Director of the Project for Educator Effectiveness and Quality at UT Austin, she also conducts research on the use of value-added models to measure the effects of teacher training on student performance. She was a 2010-2012 recipient of the Spencer Foundation/National Academy of Education Postdoctoral Fellowship program and is an affiliate of the Center for Health and Social Policy at UT Austin.