Amanda E. Ferster

Areas of Expertise

  • Operational psychometrics
  • Assessment development
  • Applied statistics


  • Intersection of assessment & cognition
  • Explanatory item response modeling
  • Cognitive supports

Academic Affiliations


  •  Ph.D. in Educational Psychology, 2013
    University of Georgia
  •  M.Ed. in Educational Psychology, 1998
    Edinboro University of PA
  •  B.A. in Psychology, 1997
    Edinboro University of PA


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Awards and Accolades

Teaching Academy Fellows Program

University of Georgia

Fellowship for Graduate Study

Association for Institutional Research-National Center for Education Statistics