David Rutkowski

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David Rutkowski is Professor of Education at the Center for Educational Measurement(CEMO) at the University of Oslo, Norway. David joined CEMO in 2015 before that he was a faculty member at Indiana University and also worked as a researcher at the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA) Data Processing and Research Center in Hamburg Germany. He earned his PhD in educational policy with a research specialization in evaluation from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. David’s research is focused in the area of educational policy and technical topics within international large-scale assessment and program evaluation. His interests include how large scale assessments are used within policy debates, the impact of background questionnaire quality on achievement results, and topics concerning immigrant students at the international level. David teaches courses in educational policy, evaluation, mixed methods and statistics. David has collaborated with or consulted for national and international organizations including the US State Department, USAID, the IEA and the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD). David has worked on evaluations and projects in over 20 countries to include Afghanistan, South Sudan, Trinidad and Tobago and the US. 

Positions held

2015-Present     Professor of Educational Measurement, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

2011 – 2015      Assistant Professor of Educational Policy Studies, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, Indiana University,

2011 - 2015       Adjunct Assistant Professor of Inquiry Methodology, Counseling and Educational Psychology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA

2011 – 2015      Consultant, Center for Evaluation and Education Policy, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

2010-2011         Visiting Lecturer of Education Policy, University of Vienna, Austria

2010 – 2011      Assistant Research Scientist, Center for Evaluation and Education Policy, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA

2007 – 2009      Research Associate, Research and Analysis Unit, IEA-DPC, Hamburg, Germany    

2005 – 2007      Graduate Instructor, Global Studies in Education, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL, USA

2004 – 2006       Research Assistant, Educational Leadership and Policy, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL, USA


Tags: Global South, USA
Published Sep. 3, 2015 2:09 PM - Last modified Dec. 20, 2019 3:08 PM