Center for Education Policy, Applied Research, and Evaluation

Amy Johnson Ph.D.

Assistant Director - CEPARE, Co-Director - Maine Education Policy Research Institute (MEPRI)

Office Location

Rm 103, 140 School Street, Gorham, ME 04038



Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. Public Policy, University of Southern Maine
  • M.S.Ed., Duquesne University
  • B.S. Chemistry, State University of NY at Buffalo


Curriculum Vitae

Amy Johnson has been involved in education research for over 10 years, and joined CEPARE in 2007.  Her work includes an emphasis on policy research related to school funding, instructional technology, and teacher preparation program accountability, as well STEM education program evaluation. She completed her Ph.D. in 2015 with a dissertation investigating the use of job placement of graduates as a measure of program quality. 

Selected Publications