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Cherng-Jyh Yen

  • Cherng-Jyh Yen
  • Associate Professor
  • Educational Foundations & Leadership
  • 120 Education Building
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3232
  • cyen@odu.edu
  • Dr. Cherng-Jyh Yen is an Associate Professor of Educational Research and Statistics in the Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership. He specializes in quantitative research design and data analysis.
  • Education

    University of Virginia, Curry School of Education, 2002
    Major: Educational Research
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Indiana University, 1995
    Major: Counselor Education
    Degree: M.S.
    Tung-Hai University, 1989
    Major: Philosophy
    Degree: B.A.
  • Research Interests

    Applications of research designs and statistical analyses in educational studies. Special interests in test validation using Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) and multilevel modeling of longitudinal data using Generalized Linear Mixed Models (GLMM).
  • 2002: Dissertation Proposal Award, Curry School of Education, University of Virginia
  • 1998: Fellowship, Curry School of Education, University of Virginia
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    A cluster randomized control trial of the efficacy of the National Math and Science Initiative’s AP Training and Incentives Program
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: July 01, 2011 - July 01, 2015
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Nunnery, J. A.; Yen, C.; Dickerson, D. L.; Bol, L.; Garner, J.; Byrd-Poller, L.; Arnold, P.
    A cross-cultural study of online social presence in Chinese culture and American culture
    Sponsoring Organization: Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange
    Date: September, 2010 - August, 2012
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:Yen, C.; Twu, H.