Graduate Research Assistant
Teng Zhao, Ph.D. Candidate in Higher Education in the department of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies at Florida State University. He hold his bachelor’s and master’s degrees are in Public Administration at Shanghai Maritime University and FSU, respectively. In addition, he earned the certificate of program evaluation from FSU in 2019. During the doctoral study period from 2016 to 2020, he has served as a graduate research assistant in the department and particularly focuses on STEM education, higher education policy, policy diffusion and innovation, and policy evaluation. He can use regression like logistic regression and HLM, structural equation modeling, and advanced quasi-experimental designs like propensity score matching to conduct research. The statistical software mastered includes Stata, SPSS, and Mplus.