Past Research Assistants

Amanda Chan

Amanda is a 4th year Undergraduate student at University of Waterloo, where she is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Honours Social Development Studies and Psychology with Specializations in Education, Social Action and Social Policy, and Social Work. Her research interests include Special Education, Educational Policy, and Autism Spectrum Disorder. In the upcoming September 2020 term, she will begin her Masters of Arts in Child Study and Education at the University of Toronto/Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.


Tahereh FirooziTahereh Firoozi, PhD

I got my PhD in Applied Linguistics (Language Testing) at Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz, Iran. Currently, I am a PhD student in Measurement, Evaluation, and Data Science (MEDS) at the University of Alberta, Canada. My research area of interest is data mining, modern test theories, and theories of classroom assessment. I am a reviewer of a few peer-reviewed journals including the Journal of Research in Applied Linguistics.