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Pamela MacDougall

Pamela MacDougall is a Research Assistant with Learning Innovations (LI) at WestEd.

As a member of LI’s Research and Evaluation Team, MacDougall organizes and monitors field research, schedules interviews and project activities, develops online questionnaires, analyzes and synthesizes survey data, contributes to evaluation report and proposal writing, and conducts background research and basic quantitative and qualitative data analysis.

MacDougall also works with project staff to develop and maintain databases to manage, and present and organize information and data. She frequently reviews and codes data and documents, such as research studies and interview data.

MacDougall works on the Evaluation of the More than a Dream, Teen Pregnancy Prevention program. She manages the distribution of survey incentives and coordinates follow-up communication with participants.

She previously worked on the SurveyWorks! Project to design, implement, and report on a suite of online surveys for all students, parents, teachers, and administrators in Rhode Island. She helped site coordinators implement the surveys, ensuring that they were trained in the implementation process.

MacDougall recently co-authored a chapter on a book focusing on anti-social behavior of adolescents and children.

In 2010, she received the Ed Myers award for Exceptional Contribution to the WestEd Community.

She received a BS in liberal arts with a concentration in legal ethics from Salem State University.