Michelle Maher, Ph.D.

MaherProfessor, Higher Education Administration

Program Coordinator

 

Curriculum Vitae

Degrees

  • Ph.D. Higher Education Administration
  • M.A. Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • B.A. Psychology
  • B.A. English

Research Interests

  • Graduate Student Teaching, Research, and Disciplinary Writing Skill Development, Higher Education Access and Equity Issues, Institutional and Program Assessment

Select Publications & Presentations

* denotes current or previous graduate student coauthors

 

Gilmore*, J. A., Wofford*, A., & Maher, M. A. (2016). The flip side of the attrition coin: Faculty perceptions of factors supporting graduate student success.  International Journal of Doctoral Studies, 11, 419 – 439.

 

Urquhart*, S. M., Maher, M. A., Feldon, D. F., & Gilmore*, J. A. (2016). Factors associated with novice graduate student researchers’ engagement with primary literature. International Journal for Researcher Development, 7(2), 141 – 158.

 

Maher, M. A., Roksa, J., & Custer*, S. (2017, April). Exploring URM students’ paths to the biomedical science Ph.D.  Paper to be presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Antonio, TX.

 

Wofford*, A., Maher, M. A., Roksa, J., & Feldon, D. F. (2017, April). The early emergence of doctoral student attrition: Perspectives on early departure in the biomedical sciences. Paper to be presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, San Antonio, TX.