Dr. Ian Beckford, Learning Outcomes Assessment Manager, has over twenty years of experience in assessment and evaluation research both in the private sector and higher education. Since joining Queensborough Community College in 2011, Dr. Beckford has assisted faculty in developing instruments to measure student learning outcomes, offered workshops to faculty and staff on assessment and evaluation issues, and conducted implementation and impact evaluations of various initiatives. Dr. Beckford has a B.A. in Psychology from Hamilton College and an Ed.D. in Policy, Planning and Evaluation from the University of Pittsburgh.