Bradley H. Baltensperger

Bradley H. Baltensperger


  • Emeritus Professor, Cognitive and Learning Sciences
  • Research Professor, Cognitive and Learning Sciences
  • PhD, Geography, Clark University, 1974


Dr. Baltensperger's research interests include public perception of environmental hazards, natural hazards, and environmental history. He is also deeply involved in science education, particularly related to Earth Science and Environmental Science. He is PI on the Michigan Teacher Excellence Program (MiTEP), a 6-year NSF-supported project to improve Earth Science learning in partnership with three urban school districts.

Research Interests

  • STEM Learning and Teaching
  • Teacher Professional Development
  • Earth Science Education