Yves is an experienced assessment specialist, and program evaluator. As the chair of the Portland State Institutional Assessment Council, he led a campus wide initiative to develop campus learning outcomes and to bolster campus-wide assessment. As part of its general education program, Portland State now offers and assesses hundreds of capstone projects, all with a civic engagement component.
A social psychologist by training, Yves is an associate professor. Yves was awarded a grant to lead a campus wide initiative on Making Learning Visible: an ePortfolio Initiative to Transform Learning and Assessment at Portland State University through The Provost’s Challenge—reTHINK PSU.