About Me

Allison BrckaLorenz, Ph.D. is the project manager for the Faculty Survey of Student Engagement and a research analyst for the National Survey of Student Engagement. In her work at the Center for Postsecondary Research, she helps people use data to make improvements on their campuses, uses data to highlight the experiences of traditionally marginalized subpopulations, and provides professional development opportunities and mentoring to graduate students. Her research interests focus on the teaching and learning of college students and the accompanying issues faced by faculty, the socialization of graduate students, and the experiences of small and understudied populations with an emphasis on the engagement of queer and trans students. Education: Ph.D. University of Iowa (Higher Education), M.S. University of Iowa (Math Education), B.S. University of Northern Iowa (Mathematics)