Chris Coryn

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Chris Coryn
Associate Professor of Evaluation, Measurement and Research
(269) 387-3540
3571 Sangren Hall, Mail Stop 5283
Mailing address: 
Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5283 USA
  • Ph.D., Evaluation, Western Michigan University
  • M.A., Social Psychology, Indiana University
  • B.A., Psychology, Indiana University

Dr. Chris Coryn is an associate professor of educational leadership, research and technology at Western Michigan University, specializing in evaluation, measurement and research. He is also director of the interdisciplinary Ph.D. in evaluation program. He earned a Ph.D. in evaluation from Western Michigan University and has an M.A. and B.A. from Indiana University in social psychology and psychology, respectively. He teaches, among other courses, foundations of evaluation, survey research, meta-analysis, research on evaluation, and experimental and quasi-experimental designs. He has conducted grant-funded research and evaluation in health and medicine, education, community and international development, science and technology, and social and human services, among many others. His research interests include research on evaluation theory, method, and practice; quantitative and qualitative research methods; measurement theory and psychometrics; and research synthesis and meta-analysis.