A paper published by the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE) provides an overview of the public postsecondary education system in Wisconsin, by introducing readers to the various state-level stakeholders shaping and informing postsecondary education policy.
The paper, titled "An Introduction to Wisconsin Postsecondary Education Governance," was authored by UW-Madison's Nicholas Hillman, Derek Field, and Valerie Crespín-Trujillo. It provides readers with a broad representation of the major governmental agencies that make up Wisconsin’s postsecondary education system, their key functions, and how they interact with one another.
Hillman is an associate professor with the School of Education's Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis who researches higher education finance and policy. Hillman also is a faculty affiliate for WISCAPE and the La Follette School of Public Affairs.
Derek Field is an M.P.A. student at the La Follette School of Public Affairs. Valerie Crespín-Trujillo is a Ph.D. student with the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis.
Download "An Introduction to Wisconsin Postsecondary Education Governance."