Current Projects

Learning Spaces Research Initiative: Why Spaces Matter. This is a collaborative effort to examine what is known, what is suspected but needs supporting research, and what remains to be discovered in higher education learning spaces work, with the goal of framing and pursuing a long term research agenda.

Screen Shot 2021-02-23 at 11.00.56 AMStudent Perceptions of Mentorship. I am currently working on an examination of student perceptions of mentorship and their engagement with mentors.
students-115309937133d2kvvjq6wHigh Impact Practices in Higher Education: Student Perspectives. This work examines student perspectives on high impact practices through the student voice using the open ended comments from the NSSE in conjunction with some of the quantitative NSSE data.
Screen Shot 2018-10-24 at 3.32.40 PMCivic Engagement. My dissertation, An Examination of the Impact of Institutional and Faculty Emphasis on Civic Engagement on Students’ Actual Civic Engagement and Civic Outcomes examined the relationships between institutional and faculty emphasis related to student civic engagement skill and behavior gains. I am continuing this work.