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April 10, 2017
On March 31, Dr. Ross Markle and Dr. Javarro Russell co-presented the Center for Assessment & Research Studies (CARS) symposium "Higher Education Assessment Challenges and the ETS/JMU Partnership for Strategic Solutions" with current PhD student Kristen Smith.
August 3, 2016
Three Assessment and Measurement students are completing summer internships in 2016.
March 23, 2016
Nick Curtis (10, 11, 13) cant get away from JMU. After earning his B.S. in Psychology and M.A./Ed.S. in School Psychology, he has now returned as a doctoral student in the Assessment and Measurement program (18). His previous experiences at JMU, as well as his subsequent time as a school psychologist, affected his decision to pursue his Ph.D.
February 3, 2016
Deborah Bandalos is the 2015 Thomas F. Donlon Mentoring Award recipient. Congratulations to you, Debbi, for your mentoring and commitment to your students and colleagues!
January 14, 2016
Alumnae Pamela Kaliski and Carol Barry have received recent promotions.
November 12, 2015
Thirteen Assessment and Measurement students traveled to the Northeastern Educational Research Association (NERA) in October.
Welcome from the Director
As Director the Assessment and Measurement PhD program at James Madison University, and on behalf of our faculty, students, and alumni, I thank you for your interest in our program. Our goal is to prepare students for careers as assessment professionals and psychometricians working in testing organizations, universities, and school systems; as faculty members in assessment and quantitative methods; and as quantitative research professionals working in governmental, non-profit, and for-profit organizations.