- Ph.D. in Human and Organizational Systems, The Fielding Institute, Santa Barbara, CA 1/94.
- San Francisco, CA 6/76.
- Teacher Education credential certification, St. Mary's College, Moraga, CA 1/74.
- A.B. in English, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 6/69.
Timothy K. Stanton is a specialist in the service-learning field in the USA and all over the world. He has a Teacher Education credential certification (St. Mary’s College), an M.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies in Education/Human Relations (San Francisco State University), and a Ph.D. in Human Organizational Systems (The Fielding Institute). He has also received training in Organization development, consulting skills, group leadership/facilitation, family systems therapy and project management.
Having vast professional experience in various fields, now he works as a Senior Consultant and Engaged Scholar for Ravenswood Associates. He worked as a Professor at Northwestern University. He was an Adjunct Lecturer in the Faculty of Education at Queen's University (Canada). In Stanford University, he was Faculty Leader and Director for the “Bing Overseas Program in Cape Town” (South Africa) among other programs. He also worked as a Fellow, Director, Acting Director, Associate Director and Lecturer in Public Policy, American Studies and Education at the Haas Center for Public Service (Stanford University). He has published numerous books, papers and articles about service-learning, community engagement for different institutions such as Campus Compact, Cambridge University, JET Education Services and Council on Higher Education, Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning and others. He has won awards and recognitions like John S. Duley Lifetime Achievement Award in Experiential Education, National Society for Experiential Education (2019), Pioneer in Experiential Education, National Society for Experiential Education (2011) among others. He worked as a professional consultant assisting different institutions all around the world.