Philip Adu

Philip Adu

Methodology Expert
National Center for Academic & Dissertation Excellence
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
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Dr. Philip Adu is currently a Methodology Expert at the National Center for Academic & Dissertation Excellence (NCADE). He was the Program Champion/Lead overseeing the implementation of the Ed.D in Educational Psychology and Technology program at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (TCSPP) from August 2013 to August 2015. Dr. Adu was also a Dissertation Affiliate Faculty within the International Psychology Department. He was previously an Adjunct Professor of Educational Psychology at West Virginia University. In 2011, he completed his Doctoral degree in Education: with a concentration in Learning, Instructional Design and Technology from WVU. Dr. Adu is highly specialized in program planning and evaluation, curriculum development, and technology integration. He was involved in diverse program planning and evaluation projects such as a National Science Foundation funded project, ‘Engineers of Tomorrow’, and ‘Quality Rating and Improvement for West Virginia Child Care’, which was funded by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources. He has been a presenter at several American Educational Research Association (AERA) annual conferences. In addition, he has experience in designing and teaching Research Methods courses. He is also a reviewer of the Journal of Mixed Methods Research.

  • B.A., Psychology, University of Ghana
  • M.A., International Development Studies, Ohio University
  • Ph.D., Education, West Virginia University
Areas Of Expertise

Professional Memberships

  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)
  • Reviewer (February 2012 - Current): Journal of Mixed Methods Research
  • Reviewer (July 2010 - Current): Advancing Women in Leadership Journal