Contact & Vitae


Chris Chang-Bacon is an assistant professor at the University of Virginia School of Education and Human Development. His research revolves around bilingualism, literacy, and educational policy.

See Chris’s full Academic CV: Chang-Bacon CV_6.2023

Chris currently works with:

  • University of Virginia, School of Education and Human Development: Assistant Professor of Education
  • The Equity Center: A UVA Democracy Initiative Center for the Redress of Inequity through Community Engaged Scholarship: Faculty Affiliate
  • The Center for Race and Public Education in the South: Faculty Affiliate
  • Youth-Nex | The UVA Center to Promote Effective Youth Development: Faculty Affiliate

Chris has previously worked with:

  • Boston College Lynch School of Education & Human Development: Research Fellow
  • The Immigrant Education Experience Lab (IEEL), Boston College: Research Partner
  • Boston University Wheelock School of Education & Human Development: Lecturer
  • Boston Public Schools, Office of Opportunity Gaps: Writing Program Manager
  • Lawrence Public Schools, Lawrence, MA: High School English Teacher
  • CDI English, South Korea: Faculty Manager, Elementary and Middle School English Teacher
  • The Peace Corps, Morocco: Youth Development

Follow on Twitter: @ChrisChangBacon

View Chris’s academic publications here.

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