MONTEREY, CALIF, April 15, 2015— Pacific Metrics Corporation (www.pacificmetrics.com), a leading
provider of education technology solutions, announces the addition of Sandip Sinharay, Ph.D. as Chief
Statistician. A leader in the field of educational measurement, Sinharay will provide statistical support
for Pacific Metrics’ programs and special projects.
As a key member of the Research department, Sinharay will continue to provide leadership, innovative
thinking and dedicated service in the field of educational measurement, while collaborating with internal
and external staff in support of programs, and lead efforts to gain external funding in support of
research and development. His previous appointments were at CTB as chief research statistician, and
at Educational Testing Service (ETS), as principal research scientist. In addition, Sinharay recently
completed a term as editor of the Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics (2011-2014) and is
on the editorial board of the Journal of Educational and Psychological Measurement.
“I am extremely happy to join a company that has the best minds in the industry and a very friendly and
fun working atmosphere,” says Sinharay. “I hope that together, we can reach new heights.”
Sinharay has received four awards from the National Council on Measurement in Education: twice for
Technical or Scientific Contributions to the Field of Educational Measurement (2009 and 2015), the
Jason Millman Promising Measurement Scholar Award (2006), and the Alicia Cascallar Award for an
Outstanding Paper by an Early Career Scholar (2005). Sinharay has coedited two published volumes
and authored or coauthored more than 75 articles in peer-reviewed statistics and psychometrics
journals and edited books. He has a Ph.D. and M.S. in Statistics from Iowa State University.
“Dr. Sinharay has a remarkable record of accomplishment and recognition in the field,” says Matt
Schulz, Ph.D., Vice President of Research and Publishing at Pacific Metrics. “We are looking forward to
collaborating with him. He will provide leadership in our research department and be a vital contributor
in our efforts to develop new products and services.”
For more information about Sandip Sinharay, or any of Pacific Metrics assessment solutions and
services, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (831) 646-6400.
About Pacific Metrics
Pacific Metrics, an ACT assessment technology company, provides leading edge, research-based
education assessment solutions and services. With the best minds and expertise in the industry, we
continue to pursue advancements in education technology, and to navigate tomorrow’s challenges.
Pacific Metrics – A true course of innovation. For more information, visit www.pacificmetrics.com.