Salomé Otero

  • 2023

Research Concentration

  • Higher Education

Research Interest

Higher education access and equity; critical policy analysis; economics of higher education; institutional practices; organizational change; mixed-methods; research-practice partnerships; community colleges; selective universities
Salomé  Otero

Contact Information


  • Julie Posselt, Morgan Polikoff

Research Center


Salomé Otero (she/her/ella) is a PhD student in the Urban Education Policy program and a Research Assistant at the Pullias Center for Higher Education. She is advised by Dr. Posselt and Dr. Polikoff. 

Salomé holds a B.S. in Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She is broadly interested in mixed-methods work focused on higher education access. Of special interest are organizational and policy studies of financial aid, admissions, and the transfer process.