Dr. Michelle Maher appointed external evaluator for a recently awarded National Science Foundation grant.

 

Michelle Maher

Michelle Maher, Ph.D., professor and Higher Education Administration program coordinator in the School of Education’s Educational Leadership, Policy and Foundations division, was appointed external evaluator for a recently awarded National Science Foundation grant, funded through the Directorate for Education & Human Resources, Division of Graduate Education. During this three-year project. Maher will evaluate innovate doctoral education practices undertaken in the University of Oklahoma’s (OU) Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. These practices are intended to decrease degree acquisition time, reduce attrition and support the goal of increasing scientific workforce diversity. The grant PI is Michael Ashby, Ph.D., of OU, and project updates will be posted at https://chemgraded.com/.

 

During this three-year project. Maher will evaluate innovate doctoral education practices undertaken in the University of Oklahoma’s (OU) Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. These practices are intended to decrease degree acquisition time, reduce attrition and support the goal of increasing scientific workforce diversity. The grant PI is Michael Ashby, Ph.D., of OU, and project updates will be posted at https://chemgraded.com/.