The Education Research Initiative team is thrilled to introduce our next speaker in the ERI seminar series, Dr. Hironao Okahana, currently working for the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) as Associate Vice President, Research and Policy Analysis. Dr. Okahana studies master’s and doctoral education with particular emphasis on enrollment trends, diversity and inclusiveness, as well as, career pathways and labor market outcomes. His talk, “A Case for Policy & Practice Relevant Research of Graduate Education,” will be held on Thursday, March 11 from 1-2 p.m. on Zoom.

If you are interested in attending this talk, please RSVP here to receive the meeting Zoom link. If you are interested in a meeting with Professor Okahana, please reach out to for availability.

We look forward to continuing our collaborative work and engaging with researchers across the campus. If you have a project that you feel could leverage the expertise of our team of postdocs, please feel free to reach out to