About the Author

Christopher Jones is Associate Professor of Education and Director of Evaluation at Maharishi International University. He received his B.A. in literature in 1969 from Oberlin College, and his Ed.D. from Columbia University, Teachers College, in curriculum and instruction in 1979. Dr. Jones joined the MIU faculty immediately after receiving his doctorate and has been directly involved in the design and administration of MIU's Vedic Science based education at all levels, kindergarten through Ph.D., for the last ten years. Currently he is responsible for conducting and coordinating research on the University's academic programs, for which the University has received government grant support. With other members of the MIU Education and Psychology Departments, he is in the process of writing a book on the principles and accomplishments of Maharishi's Vedic Science based education.