Linnea Rademaker, PhD

Core Faculty, Dissertation Chair, The Graduate School

Contact:
lrademaker@ncu.edu

Area of Expertise:
• Qualitative Research
• Quantitative Research
• Action Research
• Evaluation Methods

Education:
• Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
• M.Mus., Bradley University
• B. Mus., Bradley University
• B.S., Bradley University

Dissertation:
A case study of an arts advocacy group—their educational activities and actions

Selected Publications:
• “Using CAQDAS to re-examine traditionally analyzed data,” The Qualitative Report (2012)
• “Evaluating teacher quality: balancing student course evaluations and professional development,” International Journal of Multidisciplinary Thought (December 2011)
• “Using qualitative observations to enhance the evaluation of a K-12 faculty professional development program: what the numbers can’t tell you,” Journal of Ethnographic & Qualitative Research (2008)

Selected Professional Experience:
• Assistant Professor, National-Louis University
• Founding Partner, FuturEd Educational Consultants and Evaluators
• Director of Evaluation, Indiana State University, Project PRE