Will Doyle is Professor of Higher Education and Public Policy in the department of Leadership, Policy and Organizations at Peabody College of Vanderbilt University. His research includes evaluating the impact of higher education policy, the antecedents and outcomes of higher education policy at the state level and the study of political behavior as it affects higher education. Doyle received a Master’s degree in Political Science and a PhD in Higher Education Administration from Stanford University in 2004.