The Center for Research and Reform in Education (CRRE) is a research center in the Johns Hopkins School of Education. The center employs a WWC-certified research staff of full-time Ph.D.’s, several part-time Ph.D.’s,  and support staff members with diverse backgrounds and expertise. Our senior faculty (Drs. Steven Ross, Jennifer Morrison, Joseph Reilly, and Amanda Neitzel) are experienced in traditional program evaluation methodology, and the center specializes in survey design, formal instructional design reviews of educational programs and products, the development of assessment instruments such as evaluation rubrics, web-based platforms, and interview protocols, as well as technical research-writing to communicate results to various stakeholders and audiences.


Steven Ross, PhD
Professor, Evaluation Director

Jennifer Morrison, PhD
Deputy Director of Evaluation Research
Associate Research Professor

Alan Cheung, PhD
Professor (Courtesy)

Joseph Reilly, EdD
Assistant Research Scientist


Marty Alberg, PhD
Assessment & Evaluation Analyst

Tarik Buli, PhD
Research Assistant

Beth Comstock
Administrative Manager

Michael Cook, PhD
Data Analytics Manager

Susan Copeland, EdD
Assessment and Evaluation Analyst

Ceil Daniels
Instructional Designer

Jane Eisinger
Senior Research Assistant


Ashley Grant, PhD
Assessment & Evaluation Analyst

Mary Laurenzano
Senior Research Program Supervisor

Alan Reid, PhD
Assessment & Evaluation Analyst

Pam Revie
Senior Administrative Coordinator

Jessica Webb, PhD
Educational Research Associate

Maria Zoccola
Research Assistant