IES Fellows - Alumni

Current Fellows | Alumni Fellows

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Ph.D. Economics

2010

Human Capital in the Inner City

Quantitative Methods, Graduate School of Education

2012

The psychometric quality of the Preschool Child Observation Record: Does it pass the test for use in Head Start?

Joint Ph.D. in Policy (Graduate School of Education) and Social Welfare (School of Social Policy & Practice), December 2007

2007

Mothers, Children, and Parenting: The Role of Age and a Test of Home Visitor Services as a Strategy to Improve Parenting of Adolescent Mothers

Russ Cole

Ph.D. Policy Research, Evaluation & Measurement Graduate School of Education, May 2008

2008

Social Network Analysis: Methods and Applications

Rachel Fester

Ph.D. Higher Education, Graduate School of Education, August 2010

2010

Participation in PreCollege Outreach Programs and the Transition from High School to College

Ph.D. Applied Economics, The Wharton School, May 2010

2010

On Educational Outcomes in an Urban School District

Drew Griffen

Economics

2012

Evaluating the Effects of Child Care Policies on Children's Cognitive Development and Maternal Labor Supply

Ken Gross

Ph.D. Policy, Research, Evaluation & Measurement

2008

Measuring Allostatic Load in Children: Exploring the Pathways between Biomarkers and Educational Outcomes

PhD in Economics, School of Arts & Sciences, August 2011

2011

High School Math Curriculum, Students' Course Selection and Education Outcomes

Ph.D. Education Policy & Sociology, Graduate School of Education, May 2010

2010

The Role of Families and Schools in a High School Choice Process: Information Access, Applications, and Admissions

Education Policy

Ph.D. Education Policy

2012

Investigates the effects of child care subsidies on child development.

Eric Hochberg

Education Policy

The role of school organizations in beginning mathematics teachers’ professional learning experiences

Erica Johnson

Ph.D. Applied Economics The Wharton School, May 2010

2010

Essays on Educational Equity

Education Policy, Graduate School of Education

2011

The effects of intradistrict school mobility and high student turnover on early reading achievement (2013)

Education Policy

Ph.D. Education Policy

2011

Evaluating intradistrict resource allocation and its implications for equity: a case study

David Mann

PhD in Economics, School of Arts & Sciences May 2011

2011

Choosing to Serve: Understanding the Military Participation Decision

Nirav Mehta

PhD in Economics, School of Arts & Sciences, August 2011

2011

Competition in Public School Districts: Charter School Entry, Student Sorting, and School Input Determination

Michael Moore

Teaching, Learning & Teacher Education, Graduate School of Education

2012

Ph.D. in Education Policy, Graduate School of Education May 2008

2008

Parsing Hispanic-White Achievement Gaps: The Influence of Individual, Family, and School Factors on Mathematics Achievement in the Elementary Grades

Ph.D. Education Policy, Graduate School of Education, May 2010

2010

The content of instruction under standards-based reform

Ph.D. Education Policy Graduate School of Education, May 2010

2010

Obstacles to Access: An Evaluation of a Condom Distribution Program in Rural Zambia

Ph.D. Policy Research, Evaluation & Measurement Graduate School of Education, May 2009

2009

Educational Leadership and Student Achievement: Pathways of Instructional Influence

Public Health and History, School of Arts & Science Curriculum Vitae

Medical Care and Environmental Health in the Post-1945 U.S.

Education Policy, Graduate School of Education

2013

A Comparative Case Study of School and District Decision-Making Approaches

Education Policy, GSE & Sociology, SAS

2013

The Lonely Social World of Racial and Ethnic Minority and Immigrant Youth: Examining Social Isolation of Adolescents from their Peers, Teachers, and Parents

Nina Hoe

Teaching, Learning & Teacher Education

2014

An Examination of the Effects of Delaying Postsecondary Education

Higher Education

2014

Trends in the Student and Institutional Factors Related to Bachelor’s Degree Completion

Jamey Rorison

Higher Education

2014

Understanding How Bacehelor's Degree-Seeking Students from Low-Income Families Use Financial Aid and Other Resources to Persist Beyond the First Year

Gina Arnone

Interdisciplinary Studies in Human Development

2014

Explaining differential achievement among Spanish-speaking English language learners in a large urban school district

Kara Garrity

Communications, Annenburg School for Communications

PhD in Communication

2013

Parental mediation from Looney Tunes to Angry Birds: Examining how parents are dealing with the content-specific issues of old media and the unique challenges of new media

Adam Isen

Applied Economics, The Wharton School

PhD

2013

Essays on Labor and Public Economics

John Knutsen

Applied Psychology & Human Development, Graduate School of Education

2013

Understanding of Teaching in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Lisa Merrill

Education Policy, Graduate School of Education

2013

The Relationship Between Teacher Turnover and School Performance in New York City's Middle Schools

Tafaya Ransom

Higher Education, Graduate School of Education

2013

When Do Faculty Inputs Matter?  A Panel Study of Racial/Ethnic differences in Engineering Bachelor’s Degree Production

Quantitative Methods, Graduate School of Education

2014

Considering Space in Examining Neighborhood Effects on Student Achievement

Sam Rikoon

Quantitative Methods, Graduate School of Education

2013

Toward an Omnibus Assessment of Noncognitive Skills:  A Longitudinal Multitrait-Multimethod Application in Middle Schools

Education Policy & Sociology

2013

Teachers' Motivational Responses to New Performance Management Systems: An Evaluation of the Pilot of Aldine's INVEST System

Eli Tsukayama

Psychology, School of Arts & Science

Psychology

2012

Resisting Everything Except Temptation: Evidence and An Explanation for Domain-Specific Impulsive Behavior

PhD in Policy Research, Evaluation & Measurement, Graduate School of Education, August 2011

2011

The Influence of Family Context on Child Cognitive and Socioemotional Outcomes

Mike Weiss

Ph.D. Education Policy, Graduate School of Education, May 2008

2008

Using a Yardstick to Measure a Meter: Growth, Value-Added, and Projection Models in the Context of School Accountability

Higher Education

2013

Unpacking the Black Box: Estimating High School Effects on Undermatching among Underrepresented Students

Education Policy

2014

Vocational Education in India: A study of choice and returns

Abigail Gray

Education Policy

2014

Principal Ownership of an Instructional Initiative: Advancing a Conceptual Framework for the Study of Leadership 

City and Regional Planning

2014

Will Talent Attraction and Retention Improve Metropolitan Labor Markets? The Labor Market Impact of Increased Educational Attainment in U.S. Metropolitan Regions 1990-2010