Kevin Gee is an associate professor in the School of Education at the University of California, Davis, and a faculty research affiliate with the University's Center for Poverty Research. He is a recipient of the 2015 National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship, a 2014 Young Scholars Program award from the Foundation for Child Development, and a 2015-6 UC Davis Hellman Fellowship. His primary research agenda focuses on the nexus between health and education. He examines the role that schooling systems can play in influencing the health and well-being of children. Dr. Gee also has expertise in conducting large-scale evaluations of educational policies and programs using experimental and quasi-experimental designs. He received a Ph.D. in quantitative policy analysis in education from Harvard University.