Production Team

Will Brehm

Will Brehm

Creator and host

Will Brehm, the creator and host of FreshEd, is a lecturer at the UCL Institute of Education, University College London (London, UK) where he is a member of the Centre for Education and International Development. If you’re interested in learning more about Will, please visit willbrehm.com.

Sherry Yang

Sherry Yang

Producer and xChina Manager

Sherry Yang, a FreshEd Producer, is currently a Ph.D. student at the University of Tokyo in Japan, under the JSPS Research Fellow program. Her research interests include lifelong learning, social education, education reform in contemporary China, and aging societies in Asian countries.

Hang Duong

Hang Duong

Producer

Hang Duong, a FreshEd Producer, earned her Ph.D. in Comparative and International Education at Lehigh University (USA). Her areas of research interests include citizenship and democratic education, teacher professional development, program evaluation, privatization and social justice in education.

Lushik Wahba

Lushik Wahba

Producer

Lushik Wahba, a FreshEd Producer, graduated from Bennington College with a concentration in Media and Social Justice. She has worked on various podcasts, including NPR’s Hidden Brain. In her own productions, she brings marginalized voices to the forefront.

Fatih Aktas

Fatih Aktas

Researcher

Fatih Aktas, FreshEd’s researcher, is currently a faculty member in the College of Education at Yeditepe University (Istanbul, Turkey). His main research interests include comparative and international education policy analysis, creativity and innovation in education, globalization and policy transfer in education, internationalization of higher education and sustainable development.

Injung Cho

Injung Cho

Content Developer

InJung Cho, FreshEd’s content developer, is currently a Master’s student at the Graduate School of Asia Pacific Studies, Waseda University. She has a keen interest in non-formal education for marginalized children. Her current research explores the impacts of local NGOs’ non-formal educational support to marginalized children in the urban slums of Jakarta, Indonesia.

Board of Directors

Iveta Silova

Iveta Silova

Board Member

Iveta Silova is Professor and Director of the Center for the Advanced Studies in Global Education at Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, Arizona State University.

Yuto Kitamura

Yuto Kitamura

Board Member

Yuto Kitamura is an Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Education, The University of Tokyo.

Keita Takayama

Keita Takayama

Board Member

Keita Takayama is Professor and Director for the Global Education Office at the Graduate School of Education, Kyoto University.

David Edwards

David Edwards

Board Member

David Edwards is General Secretary of Education International.

Arathi Sriprakash

Arathi Sriprakash

Board Member

Arathi Sriprakash is professor of education at the School of Education, Bristol University.