Nilam Ram, Associate Professor of Human Development and Psychology has accepted the role as Co-Principal Investigator for Penn State CHOT. The Co-Principal Investigator is recognized as a colleague who is making a significant contribution to CHOT. The Co-PI shares with the PI the responsibility for the conduct of Penn State CHOT research projects.
Ram was the recipient of the 2016 Penn State Graduate Faculty Teaching Award and is director of QuantDev, a core of methodologists and data analysts who bring together a wide range of university talent to develop and support innovations in data collection and analysis in the social sciences at Penn State. This new partnership expands the ways CHOT contributes to advancements in knowledge.