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Anna Markowitz

Assistant Professor
Anna Markowitz, assistant professor
Anna Markowitz

Moore Hall 3323
405 Hilgard Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1521

Anna Markowitz
Assistant Professor
Teaching and Research Interests


  • Ph.D., Psychology, Human Development and Public Policy, Georgetown University
  • M.P.P., Masters of Public Policy, Georgetown University
  • M.A., Applied Developmental and Educational Psychology, Boston College
  • B.A., Psychology, Creative Writing Minor, Gettysburg College

Select Publications

  • Bassok, D., Markowitz, A.J., Bellows, L., & Sadowski, K.C. (2021). New evidence on teacher turnover in early childhood. Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis.
  • Markowitz, A.J., Bassok, D., & Grissom, J. (2020). Teacher-child racial/ethnic match and parental engagement in Head Start. American Educational Research Journal, 57(5), 2132-2174.
  • Markowitz, A.J., Bassok, D., & Player, D. (2020). Simplifying early childhood accountability systems. Children and Youth Services Review.
  • Markowitz, A.J., & Ansari, A. (2020). Changes in Academic Instructional Experiences in Head Start Classrooms from 2001-2015. Early Childhood Research Quarterly.

Current Projects

  • Dr. Markowitz’s current projects include: The Study of Early Education in Louisiana, Teacher Turnover in Head Start, Food Insecurity in Early Childhood