Community Evaluation Programs

A Division of the Office for Public Engagement and
Scholarship, a department of University Outreach
and Engagement

Hope Akaeze

Hope Akaeze

Academic Specialist, 21st CCLC State Evaluation, GSRP State Evaluation


Hope O. Akaeze, Ph.D. is an Academic Specialist–Research for the evaluation of the Michigan's Great Start Readiness program and the Michigan's 21st Century Community Learning Centers afterschool programs. She provides consultation, performs statistical analyses, and assists with manuscript development for these projects. She is experienced in statistical consulting and familiar with several statistical modeling tools and software programs.

Research and professional interests include:

  • Improvement and application of the theories and methods of Statistics for creative problem solving, particularly with multilevel modeling, structural equation modeling, and cognitive diagnostic measurement models
  • Classroom teaching
  • Statistical consulting
  • Data analysis, and quantitative research in general