Ze Wang

  • Associate Professor

Dr. Ze Wang is an Associate Professor in the Department of Educational, School and Counseling Psychology at the University of Missouri. Dr. Wang’s research integrates substantive theories (e.g., expectancy-value theory, self-determination theory, social comparison theory) and state-of-the-art quantitative methods to understand student learning processes and outcomes. Her research interests include statistical modeling using large-scale educational assessment data, measurement, scale development, and program evaluation. She has extensive experience in research design, applied statistical analysis, and statistical consulting. She co-developed the Classroom Engagement Inventory (CEI) and won multiple awards for excellence in teaching and student advising.

Areas of Expertise

  • Large-scale assessment in education
  • Scale development
  • Statistical modeling
  • Measurement invariance
  • Program evaluation
  • Research design