Ronald A. Berk

About

Ronald A. Berk is Professor Emeritus of Biostatistics and Measurement and former Assistant Dean for Teaching, The Johns Hopkins University. He received the University’s Alumni Association Excellence in Teaching Award in 1993 and Caroline Pennington Award for Teaching Excellence in 1997 and was inducted as a Fellow in the Oxford Society of Scholars in 1998.He has published 11 books and 130 journal articles / chapters. These publications reflect his unwavering commitment to mediocrity and his motto: “Go for the Bronze!” He is a popular speaker on teaching and assessment throughout the U.S. and Europe.

Author's Books

Top 10 Flashpoints in Student Ratings and the Evaluation of Teaching

What Faculty and Administrators Must Know to Protect Themselves in Employment Decisions

Paperback
$19.95
E-Book
$15.99

Thirteen Strategies to Measure College Teaching

A Consumer’s Guide to Rating Scale Construction, Assessment, and Decision-Making for Faculty, Administrators, and Clinicians

Paperback
$32.50

Professors Are from Mars®, Students Are from Snickers®

How to Write and Deliver Humor in the Classroom and in Professional Presentations

Paperback
$27.50

Humor as an Instructional Defibrillator

Evidence-Based Techniques in Teaching and Assessment

Paperback
$29.95
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