Paul Youngmin Yoo

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Adjunct Policy Analyst
Off Site Office


Ed.M in human development and psychology, Harvard Graduate School of Education; B.S in human biology, University of California San Diego


Paul Yoo is an adjunct policy analyst at the RAND Corporation. His research interests are in the design, implementation, and evaluation of education programs and policies. He is trained in education research, quantitative and qualitative methods, and program evaluation.

His research experience includes domestic and international education research with the Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development, the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Education, and various foundations supporting education and health policy and practice.

Prior to his work in research, Yoo taught in classrooms and developed programs for a private education enterprise in South Korea, and led independent projects for low-income and at-risk students in rural China and rural South Korea.