Maryam Saroughi, PhD
Dr. Maryam Saroughi is a researcher in The Office of Assessment and Evaluation at VIU. She has received her PhD from the College of Education and Human Development, with specialization in Educational Psychology and her M.S. in Educational Psychology with concentration in Assessment, Evaluation and Testing from George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia. Previously, she has taught undergraduate courses at George Mason University and has worked as a research assistant and conducted workshops in teacher training and multicultural education. Her research interests include; intercultural communication, teacher preparation and professional development, social justice and education equity, and students’ success with a focus on self-efficacy and well-being.