Lecturer in Education
Ned graduated from Yale with a BA in American Studies and has an M.Ed. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. After teaching in England for three years he took a position as a history teacher at Newton North High School in 1968 specializing in American and European history. He became history department head in 1976. He retired from the Newton Schools in 2001 and began teaching at Brandeis in that year. Outside the university he is active in organic farming and sustainable land management.