R. Marc Brodersen, PhD, is a senior researcher at Marzano Research. He also serves as director of the REL Central Common Core Research Alliance and leads several technical assistance and analytical support projects.
Dr. Brodersen has extensive experience as the director and quantitative specialist for research and evaluation projects studying educational, nonprofit, and health-care programs. This work has involved leading a variety of short-term and multiyear formative and summative evaluation and research projects at the local, state, federal, and international levels.
He earned a bachelor of science degree from California Polytechnic State University, a master’s degree in experimental psychology from Central Washington University, and a doctorate in applied social psychology from Colorado State University.