Michael Fischer is a Director with Research Advisory Services. Michael works closely with Senior Facilities Officers, Heads of Estates, Chief Research Offices, CBOs, and other administrative leaders to diagnose challenges and provide advice on best practices and applicable strategies for their campuses and teams. His research specialties include the future of campus physical and virtual spaces, remote and flexible working arrangement, sustainability initiatives, and Facilities strategy and efficiency. During 2020, he also served as one of EAB’s primary COVID-19 pandemic response researchers.
Michael joined EAB in 2016. Previously, he held instructional and educational support positions in both the United States and United Kingdom. In his spare time, Michael enjoys reading, writing, baking, and tabletop games with his wife and son.
Michael earned a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University, where he specialized in political economy and classical studies. He was the recipient of the 2013 Leslie H. Jacobson Medal in International Political Economy.
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