Cheryl is a professor in the Centre for Applied Measurement and Evaluation within the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Alberta. She conducts research, teaches, and supervises graduate students in the areas of mixed methods research, program evaluation, qualitative research, classroom assessment and health sciences education. Cheryl holds the Credentialed Evaluator (CE) designation from the Canadian Evaluation Society, is an active member of both the Canadian and American Evaluation Associations, and has worked as a program evaluator in a wide array of sectors across Canada and with international development agencies in South America and Africa.