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Gregory Dimitriadis, Ph.D.

Department of Educational Leadership and Policy, Professor 

Specialty/Research Focus

Qualitative Methods; Urban Education; Educational Policy; Popular Culture




  • Dimitriadis, G. (2012). Critical dispositions: Evidence and expertise in education. New York: Routledge.


  • Dimitriadis, G. (2011). Studying resistance: A cautionary note. Qualitative Studies in Education, 24(5), 647-652
  • Dimitriadis, G. (2011). Urban youth: Emergent directions in the field. British Journal of Sociology of Education, 32(3), 491-498.

Book Chapters

  • Kamberelis, G., & Dimitriadis, G. (2011). Focus groups: Contingent articulations of pedagogy, politics, and inquiry. In N. Denzin & Y. Lincoln (Eds.), The handbook of qualitative research (4th ed.) (pp. 545-561). Thousand Oaks: Sage.



  • Fetene, G., & Dimitriadis, G. (2010). Globalization, public policy, and the "knowledge gap.": Ethiopian youth and the HIV/AIDS pandemic. Journal of Education Policy, 25(4), 425-441.
  • Dimitriadis, G. (2010). The post-American educational landscape. Discourse: Cultural Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education, 31(2), 265-270.



  • Dimitriadis, G. (2009). Performing identity/performing culture: Hip hop as text, pedagogy, and lived practice (2nd Edition, Revised and Expanded). New York: Peter Lang.


  • Dimitriadis, G. (2009). Jean-Paul Sartre and the moral authority of the intellectual. Cultural Studies/Critical Methodologies, 9(1), 3-13.
  • Dimitriadis, G. (with E. Cole and A. Costello). (2009). The social field(s) of arts education today: Living vulnerability in neoliberal times. Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education, 30(4), 361-379.



  • Dimitriadis, G. (2008). Studying urban youth culture. New York: Peter Lang.


  • Weis, L., & Dimitriadis, G. (2008). Dueling banjos: Shifting economic and cultural contexts in the lives of youth. Teachers College Record, 110(10), 2290-2316.
  • Dimitriadis, G. (2008). Revisiting the question of evidence. Cultural Studies/Critical Methodologies, 8(1), 3-14.
  • Dimitriadis, G. (2008). Globalization: 1996-2006 (Review essay, A. Appadurai’s Modernity at large and Fear of small numbers). Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education, 29(1), 135-138.