The Land of Evaluation

About the show

This podcast discusses the land of evaluation. Each episode will feature a guest in or around the land of evaluation to discuss something evaluation related.

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  • 12: Eval20 Virtual Experience - Post-Conference Reflections

    November 10th, 2020  |  34 mins 35 secs
    american evaluation association, conference, eval20, evaluation

    In this episode, eight evaluators and I share thoughts and reflections after AEA 2020 virtual experience.

  • 11: Eval20 Virtual Experience - Pre-Conference Reflections

    October 27th, 2020  |  40 mins 20 secs
    american evaluation association, conference, eval20, evaluation

    In this episode, nine evaluators and I share thoughts and reflections about the upcoming AEA 2020 virtual experience.

  • 10: Nonprofit Evaluation and Music with Chari Smith

    October 13th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins

    This week, Chari Smith joins me to talk about nonprofit evaluation, how to build a culture of evaluation, the relationship between music and evaluation, and the AEA conference.

  • 9: R with David Keyes

    September 29th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins
    courses, evaluation, r

    This week I chat with David Keyes about R and our new course on inferential statistics with R.

  • 8: Solopreneurship with Ann K. Emery

    September 15th, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    consulting, data visualization, entreprenurship, evaluation, teaching

    This week I am joined by Ann K. Emery about her journeys in evaluation and entrepreneurship. Ann K. Emery is an internationally-acclaimed speaker who equips organizations to get their data out of dusty spreadsheets and into real-world conversations. She now runs Depict Data Studio.

  • 7: Trust and Numbers with Anjie Rosga

    September 1st, 2020  |  1 hr 6 mins
    evaluation, objectivity, power, trust, truth

    This week, we’re chatting with AnnJanette, or Anjie, Rosga about objectivity, trust and numbers, truth and power, and more.

  • 6: Research Roundup

    August 18th, 2020  |  50 mins 25 secs
    advocacy, evaluation, evaluation theory, research on evaluation, social justice

    This week I discuss some of the latest Research on Evaluation (RoE) articles that have come out in 2020.

  • 5: MS in Applied Psychology - Evaluation Reflections

    August 4th, 2020  |  25 mins 37 secs
    education, evaluation, graduate school, higher education, ms applied psychology, msap, teaching

    After my first year teaching at UW-Stout in the MS in Applied Psychology program, three of my students reflected on their experiences in the program in general and in the evaluation courses specifically.

  • 4: Teaching Evaluation and Supporting Students and Colleagues of Color with Ayesha Boyce

    July 21st, 2020  |  46 mins 58 secs
    evaluation, mentoring students, students of color, supporting colleagues, teaching evaluation

    This week I am joined by Dr. Ayesha Boyce, assistant professor of educational research methodology at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, to discuss teaching evaluation and supporting students and colleagues of color.

  • 3: Evaluation Education and Data Cleaning with Jennifer Ann Morrow

    July 7th, 2020  |  55 mins 25 secs
    data cleaning, evaluation, evaluator education, teaching evaluation

    This week I am joined by Dr. Jennifer Ann Morrow, the program coordinator of the Evaluation Statistics and Measurement doctoral program at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. We talked about teaching evaluation and data cleaning in evaluation.

  • 2: Meta-Evaluation, Research on Evaluation, & Evaluation Theory with Zach Tilton

    June 23rd, 2020  |  55 mins 58 secs
    evaluation, evaluation theory, meta-evaluation, research on evaluation

    This week I am joined by Zach Tilton, a Doctoral Research Associate at the Interdisciplinary PhD in Evaluation Program at Western Michigan University. We discussed research on evaluation and meta-evaluation.

  • 1: Strategic Evaluation with Kathleen Doll

    June 9th, 2020  |  38 mins 16 secs
    evaluation, kathleen doll, strategic evaluation

    This week I am joined by Kathleen Doll, who recently completed her PhD at Claremont Graduate University. We discuss her dissertation on strategic planning in evaluation design.

  • Introducing EvaluLand

    June 1st, 2020  |  1 min 18 secs

    Welcome to EvaluLand!