News and Events

Educational Policy Series Lecture with Bradley Curs

September 9, 2016

Please join us for an Educational Policy Series lecture featuring Bradley Curs. Dr. Curs, an Economist and Associate Professor in the Department of Educational

IHE Welcomes New Postdoctoral Fellow Ashley Clayton

September 7, 2016

Ashley Clayton joined the IHE in August after earning her Ph.D. in educational research and policy analysis at North Carolina State University ...

where she gained research and teaching experience, in addition to rigorous methodological training. She was the recipient of an Association for Institutional Research dissertation grant

Alumna Rebecca Sandidge takes new position at Emory University

September 7, 2016

As of Sept. 1, Sandidge became the special advisor to the dean of Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.

IHE alumna Rebecca Sandidge (Ph.D. 2015) has taken a new position in Emory University’s Goizueta Business School. As of Sept. 1, she has moved

Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement

July 13, 2016

We are pleased to announce that the Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement’s issue 20(2), June 2016, has been published. This is the first

Ph.D. graduates Gándara and Warshaw move on to faculty positions

June 21, 2016

Two students who recently earned degrees from the Ph.D. program in the Institute of Higher Education are moving on to faculty positions.

Denisa Gándara and Jarrett Warshaw, who participated in the Graduate Commencement ceremony held May 13 in Stegeman Coliseum, are now headed to Southern Methodist

Riffe appointed as AERA student representative

June 20, 2016

IHE doctoral student Karley A. Riffe has been appointed to serve as a Graduate Student Representative for Division J of AERA in 2016-2018.

Division J Graduate Student Representatives are dedicated to serving Division J (Postsecondary Education) graduate students and representing Division J within the larger American Educational Research

Slaton attends NCES/NSF Data Institute

June 20, 2016

IHE doctoral student Kelly Slaton was selected as a fellow for the 2016 NCES/NSF Summer Data Institute.

The institute, to be held June 20-22 in Washington, D.C., is an intensive short-term study with NCES datasets and research methodologies using large-scale

EPS Brown Bag

May 23, 2016

Sheila Slaughter presenting "Private AAU University Networks as Enclaves for University-Industry Innovation and Co-evolution"

Monday, May 23 11:30-12:30  Institute of Higher Education  Meigs Hall, Room 101

Ed.D. student Ed Lee quoted in Chronicle of Higher Education

May 5, 2016

Ed Lee, a member of the current cohort of students in IHE’s Executive Ed.D. program, was recently quoted in a Chronicle of Higher Education article about Emory University’s response to student demands on race issues.

Lee, executive director of the Barkley Forum Center for Debate Education at Emory, served as a facilitator for one of the working groups appointed by

Barringer receives SMU appointment

March 29, 2016

IHE postdoctoral associate Sondra Barringer will join the faculty at Southern Methodist University on Aug. 1.

Sondra N. Barringer, who currently serves as a postdoctoral research and teaching associate at IHE, has accepted a position as assistant professor of education policy