Peter Behuniak

Research Specialist

Current Positions:
Research Specialist, UConn, Dept. of Educational Psychology
President, Criterion Consulting LLC

Ph.D. 1980 University of Connecticut Evaluation and Measurement
1976-77 University of Massachusetts
M.A. 1973 University of Connecticut
B.S., magna cum laude 1971 University of Connecticut

The design, development, and implementation of large scale educational assessments; the use of educational assessments to improve instruction.

Professional Activities:
Current member of the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Validity Studies Panel
Current member of the NAEP Design and Analysis Committee
Current member of the Technical Advisory Committees for the states of Connecticut, South Carolina and Washington
Chairperson of the State Collaborative/Technical Issues in Large Scale Assessment (Council of Chief State School Officers)
NCME representative to the Joint Committee on Testing Practices
Member of the National Voluntary Test Technical Advisory Group
Member of the NCME Committee on Educational Testing Legislation and Policy

Contact Information
Phone860 486 9561
Mailing AddressUnit 3064
Office LocationOff Campus