Uma Venkateswaran Ph.D.
Dr. Uma Venkateswaran joined ERB in 2015 with broad experience in assessment, ranging from test developer to team leader and program manager. At ERB, Dr. Venkateswaran is Executive Director of the CTP & nFORM programs. She was previously Director of SAT Subject tests and SAT Readiness products at the College Board. Her prior experiences include assessment and program roles at ETS for nearly 20 years, as well as part-time teaching at Hunter College, William Patterson University and Monmouth University.
Dr. Venkateswaran brings to ERB a keen interest in using assessment data to improve classroom teaching. She has published articles on student performance in the Advanced Placement program on that topic, and is currently enhancing the capacity of nFORM to serve as a classroom tool for personalized student learning.
Dr. Venkateswaran has a bachelor’s degree from Ethiraj College, Chennai, India. She earned her master’s and Ph.D. in U. S. History from Case Western Reserve University.