James Madison University

John D. Hathcoat, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Graduate Psychology

PHOTO: John Hathcoat

Education

  • Ph.D. Oklahoma State University (2012) Concentration: Educational Research and Evaluation
  • M.S., Oklahoma State University (2008) Concentration: Educational Research and Evaluation
  • B.S., Rogers State University (2004) Concentration Social and Behavioral Science (Psychology and Sociology)

Scholarly Interests/Research Topics

  • Validity Theory
  • Applications of generalizability theory within educational assessment
  • General education assessment and institutional effectiveness
  • Philosophy of science (measurement and validity)
  • Psychology of religion (measurement)