Tamara M. Walser University of North Carolina Wilmington, USA
Dr. Tamara Walser is Director of Assessment and Evaluation and Associate Professor of Educational Research and Leadership in the Watson College of Education at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Previously, Dr. Walser worked in non-profit and for-profit organizations as a program evaluator and assessment specialist; and as an Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology at Washington State University. She has served as Principal Investigator, Co-Principal Investigator, Project Manager, and Lead Evaluator on numerous grants and contracts focused on evaluation. She has
authored/co-authored publications on evaluation and assessment, as well as evaluation guidebooks and resources; has presented on evaluation topics nationally and internationally; and is a former President of the North Carolina Association for Research in Education, a state affiliate of the American Educational Research Association. Dr. Walser has taught courses in program evaluation, assessment, research methods, and statistics. She obtained her Ph.D. in Research and Evaluation from Utah State University in 2000.