CAM | Craig A. Mertler, Ph.D.

   My Work  

I am currently an Associate Professor and Director of the EdD Program in Leadership & Innovation at Arizona State University.  I have been an educator for 32 years, 22 of those in higher education, and 9 as an administrator. I teach courses focused on the application of action research to promote educator empowerment, school improvement, and job-embedded professional development, and also teach research methods, statistical analyses, and educational assessment methods. I have served as the research methodology expert on more than 100 doctoral dissertations and Masters theses.

I am the author of 23 books, 8 invited book chapters, and 20 refereed journal articles. I have presented more than 40 research papers at professional meetings, and have consulted with numerous schools, districts, and universities on classroom-based action research and on the broad topic of classroom assessment.

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November 8, 2017

Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California

"Transitioning an EdD Program to Online Delivery"


October, 2017

"14 Times Our Faculty Were Recognized for Changing the Face of Education This Year"

July, 2017

"Empowering Teachers Through Action Research"