Richard A. Quantz is professor of Social Foundations of Education at Miami University, Ohio, and author of Rituals and Student Identity in Education: Ritual Critique for a New Pedagogy (2011).
Peter M. Magolda is Professor of Educational Leadership at Miami University. He teaches culture and inquiry seminars. His scholarship focuses on ethnographic studies of college students, critical issues in qualitative research, and program evaluation. He is co-author of It's All About Jesus: Faith as an Oppositional Collegiate Subculture with Kelsey Ebben, and serves, or has served, on the editorial boards of Research in Higher Education and the Journal of Educational Research. He is an ACPA Senior Scholar inductee, and in 2004 received the School of Education and Allied Profession' Richard Delp Outstanding Faculty Member award, as well as the Maude Stewart Alumni Award from The Ohio State University.