Colin Koproske serves as a managing director within EAB’s strategic research division and leads the firm’s Higher Education Strategy Forum, which serves presidents, chancellors, chief strategy officers, and boards.
Koproske joined EAB in 2010 and is one of the firm’s leading experts and thought leaders on the trends, challenges, and opportunities shaping the higher education landscape. He has led more than 20 large-scale research initiatives on topics such as the impact of online education, progressive approaches to student advising, curricular design, experiential learning, departmental management, strategic planning, competitive differentiation, and the future of academic libraries. He is often called upon by EAB member institutions to present to cabinets, boards, faculty senates, and academic leaders on these topics.
Previously, Koproske led policy and public affairs efforts for a national campaign finance reform organization and served as a research fellow for a think tank focused on the intersection of science and philosophy. Koproske earned bachelor’s degrees in music performance and political science from the University of Southern California. He also holds a Master of Philosophy in political theory from Oxford University.