Phone: (269) 471-3308
Fax: (269) 471-6543
Office of Institutional Effectiveness
4195 Administration Drive, Bell Hall 204 & 206,
Andrews University
Berrien Springs, MI

Jerome Thayer

Title: Statistican
Office of Institutional Effectiveness

Office Location: Bell Hall 212


Ph.D., Educational Measurement and Research, University of Northern Colorado, 1968

 M.A., Educational Psychology and Measurement, University of Nebraska, 1964

B.S., Secondary Education, Union College, 1961


Starting his career as a boy’s dean at Campion Academy in Colorado, Jerry has worked at several Universities and schools across the nation.  These include Union College, Northeast Missouri State University, Atlantic Union College, and currently Andrews University.  Jerry was the first director of Assessment at AU. His wife followed him a few years later as the 2nd director of assessment.  Jerry’s primary responsibility at AU has been the Professor of Research and Statistical Methodology.  Jerry and his wife Jane, have been at Andrews since 1979. 

Current Research or Professional Activities:

Administration: Andrews University Director of the Center for Statistical Service   Service: Andrews University Committee Assessment Committee

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