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Sarah Von Schrader

Sarah Von Schrader

Assistant Director of Research
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Sarah joined the Employment and Disability Institute (EDI), School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University as a Research Associate in June 2009, and now serves as the Assistant Director of Research at EDI.

Sarah’s research focuses on employer practices related to employer success in recruiting, hiring, and advancing individuals with disabilities. She has been working on a long term project using discrimination charge data from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. In addition to these and other research projects, Sarah evaluates the process and impact of several of the programs offered by the Employment and Disability Institute.

Sarah received her doctorate in Education Measurement and Statistics from the University of Iowa in 2006 and bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Colorado College in 1994. Prior to coming to EDI, Sarah worked in the fields of health policy and management, educational testing, and evaluation.


Ph.D. 2006 – University of Iowa, Educational Measurement and Statistics
M.A. 1998 – University of Iowa, Educational Measurement and Statistics
B.A. 1994 – Colorado College, Mathematics