Quintin Kreth

Ph.D. Student

Member Of:
  • School of Public Policy
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Office Location:
DM Smith, ROCS Room
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Quintin Kreth is a PhD student in the School of Public Policy at Georgia Tech. His dissertation examines the idividual and institutional factors that influence the research productivity of faculty at mid-major research universities. He also has significant experience in computing education research. 

Before coming to Tech, Quintin earned his BS in 2014 from the University of Oregon with a double-major in mathematics and planning, public policy, and management. 

In his spare time, Quintin likes to travel and explore Atlanta's food scene.

Faculty Advisor:
Julia Melkers
  • BS, 2014, University of Oregon, Mathematics and Public Policy, Planning, and Management
Awards and
  • Student Scholar Travel Award, NSF SciSIP & SSTI 2016
  • Goizueta Fellowship, Georgia Institute of Technology 2015
  • Person of the Year, Corvallis Gazette-Times 2013
  • Eleven Most Inspiring Oregonians, Meyer Memorial Trust 2013


Research Fields:
  • Education Policy
  • Program Evaluation, Public Management and Administration
  • S&E Organizations, Education, Careers and Workforce
  • Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy
  • United States
  • Gender
  • Race/Ethnicity
  • Community engagement
  • Education Policy
  • Evaluation
  • Governance
  • Higher Education: Teaching and Learning
  • Politics
  • Public Sector Investment
  • Science and Engineering Workforces
  • Sports
  • Technology Management and Policy