Guan Saw

Assistant Professor
Dept. of Educational Psychology



     

Biography


Guan Saw is an assistant professor of program evaluation in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Texas at San Antonio. He received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from University Technology of Malaysia, a Master’s degree in sociology of education from National Taiwan Normal University, and a PhD in measurement and quantitative methods from Michigan State University. His research interests lie in the intersection of educational equity, policy analysis and implementation, sociology of education, and applied statistics in educational and social science research. Guan’s current research includes the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education and workforce development, the causes and patterns of racial/ethnic and socioeconomic disparities in educational and occupational attainment, the impact of school reform policies and college readiness programs on student outcomes. His research work has been funded by the American Educational Research Association, in conjunction with the National Science Foundation, and the Population Research Center at the University of Texas at Austin with the support from the National Institute of Child Health and Child Development.