Dr. Kelva Hunger began working as Assistant Director of Assessment and Analysis
in September 2017. She earned her Ph.D. and Master’s degrees from Oklahoma State University
(OSU) in Research, Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics (REMS) in 2019 and 2013,
respectively. During graduate school, Dr. Hunger taught courses for the REMS program,
“Statistical Methods in Education” and “Research Design and Methodology,” while working
in the Center for Educational Research and Evaluation (CERE). Prior to graduate school,
she completed her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics at College of the Ozarks in Point
Lookout, Missouri in 2008.
Dr. Hunger’s dissertation is titled, “Program evaluator burnout: Investigating
the psychometric properties of the Modified Maslach Burnout Inventory for Program
Evaluators (MBI-PE) and characteristics of affecting burnout among program evaluators.”
Her research interests broadly include program evaluation, measurement and factor
analysis, survey design, and qualitative and quantitative research methods.