Associate Director and Team Lead
Melissa Binder is Associate Director of the UNM Evaluation Lab, which she helped create in 2015. She also directs the UNM Master of Public Policy and is an Associate Professor of Economics. Melissa is team lead for the PB&J evaluation, which has focused on developing data systems to track client progress. Her research and policy interests include labor market and educational equity, and among her publications are analyses of the motherhood wage gap, gender equity in faculty pay, and the socio-economic achievement gap in higher education.
Director of the Evaluation Lab
Director of the Evaluation Lab Project ECHO Learning Community