Institution/Department/Title: Georgia Tech/CEISMC/Research Associate
Degrees & Institutions:
Bachelor of Science in Biology – Wagner College
Master of Public Health in Global Environmental Health – Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
Education Career & Background:
Christopher is currently a Program Evaluator at the Center for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics, and Computing (CEISMC) at Georgia Tech. He is involved in multiple K-12 and Public Health evaluation and research projects funded by a variety of organizations, including the Georgia DOE, the National Institutes of Health, and the National Science Foundation.
Christopher graduated from Wagner College in Staten Island, NY with a Bachelors Degree in Biology in 2009. In 2011, he graduated from the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University with a Master of Public Health in Global Environmental Health. Prior to his work at CEISMC, Christopher was employed at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, where he conducted evaluations, conducted research, and created public health interventions pertaining to the public health consequences of disaster and disaster epidemiology. In addition to his current position at CEISMC, Christopher is pursuing his Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Policy from Georgia State University, where he hopes to obtain the skills necessary to become a methodologist who will conduct further research combining the fields of education and public health in a global context.
Description of role(s) on the project:
Christopher is an external program evaluator for the Noyce project, providing program leadership with formative and summative evaluation results.