College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Sandra M. Harris is the Director of Academic Review for the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment at Walden University. She received her PhD in Educational Psychology and MED in School Psychometry from Auburn University. She serves as faculty advisor or the Walden University Chapter of Golden Key International Honor Society. Dr. Harris has expertise in quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods research. Her areas of expertise are psychometrics; assessment of student learning; survey design, development, and validation. Her research interests include mentoring, assessment, self-regulated learning, and adult learners. She has a record of scholarly accomplishments which includes over 20 publications and over 75 presentations at professional conferences. Dr. Harris has a substantial record of scholarship in mentoring others. She has been a committee chair or committee member on over 100 completed theses and dissertations. She is actively engaged in the scholarly community as she serves as reviewer and editor for several organizations.