Cox | Nian Team

Center Research and Evaluation Project Team – Discovery Group Cox/Nian

Dr. Chris Cox (Senior Research Associate and Project Team Leader), Dr. Queenie Nian (Statistician and Data Analyst), and Mr. Vijay Paralkar (Graduate Research Assistant) comprise one of the Center’s three Research and Evaluation Project Teams. This team manages a wide range of evaluation and research projects with multiple areas of focus. For more information about this Discovery Center team, and their work, or to request Center services from this team, please contact Dr. Chris Cox.


Christopher CoxChristopher Cox, Ph.D.
Sr. Research Associate and Project Team Leader
513-529-5433
chris.cox@MiamiOH.edu


Q. NianQinghua (Queenie) Nian, Ph.D.
Statistician and Data Analyst
513-529-3443
nianq@MiamiOH.edu


Block M logoVijay Paralkar
Graduate Research Assistant
513-529-1686
paralkvk@MiamiOH.edu

Discovery Group - Cox | Nian Team

Areas of Focus

Teacher Preparation, Induction, and Development

Recent and Current Center Projects

  • Evaluation of the Ohio Resident Educator Program (ODE)
  • Evaluation of the TeachOhio Program (ODE/RttT)

Areas of Focus

Mathematics Professional Development

Recent and Current Center Projects

  • Ohio Mathematics & Science Partnership Cross-Project Evaluation (ODE/MSP)
  • Evaluation of the Collaborative Applications of Mathematics Pedagogy Project (ODHE/ITQ)
  • Evaluation of Dayton Area Lesson Study as a Model of Collaborative Professional Development (ODHE/ITQ)

Areas of Focus

Program Evaluation

Recent and Current Center Projects

  • Program Evaluation Services for Dayton Public Schools
  • Program Evaluation of Taking off to Success Program (TOTS), (Montgomery County)

Areas of Focus

College and Career Readiness

Recent and Current Center Projects

  • Evaluation of Cincinnati Public Schools Advanced Placement Blended Learning Boot Camps
  • Evaluation of Miami University Dream Keepers