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Alex Monday

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PhD, 2024

Alex Monday earned his doctorate at the Institute of Higher Education, where he worked as a graduate research assistant for Dr. Hearn. Alex earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration from The College of New Jersey and his Master of Public Policy in education policy from Vanderbilt University.

Prior to starting his doctoral work at IHE, Alex worked at the Tennessee Higher Education Commission as the assistant director of fiscal policy. Alex’s research interests include college access and success, student choice, and how policy impacts equity in higher education.    


News Featuring Alex Monday

From press release:

As doctoral candidates at the McBee Institute, Collin Case and Alex Monday co-authored a multiple case study investigation into the perceptions of test-optional policies among admissions officers at two less-selective public institutions in the same state.…

by Suzanne R. Graham

The annual awards and recognitions luncheon is a highlight of the year for the McBee Institute’s faculty and staff. In addition to honoring donors, who contributed directly to student and success, and celebrating student and faculty…

Financing college in the United States is difficult to navigate, but the effects of the process on enrollment have rarely been quantified. IHE graduate Dr. Jason C. Lee and current doctoral student Alex Monday co-authored a research article that explores how…

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