B.S., M.S., University of Kerman; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University


Dr. Mostafa Hosseinzadeh is the Assistant Dean for Assessment and Assistant Professor at Methodist University Cape Fear Valley Health School of Medicine. He received a Ph.D. in Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics from Oklahoma State University, a Master of Science in Industrial and System Engineering, and a Bachelor of Science in Biosystems Engineering from the University of Kerman.

Prior to joining Methodist University, Dr. Hosseinzadeh served for a total of 13 years in various colleges and universities including Mercer University, the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, the University of Central Oklahoma, Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma City Community College, Parandak University, and the University of Applied Science and Technology. During this period, he has held diverse roles, such as Assistant Dean for Accreditation and Assessment, Assistant Professor, Lecturer, Instructor, Director of Assessment, and Assessment Manager.

Dr. Hosseinzadeh is an active and engaged member of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), the American Educational Research Association (AERA), the National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME), and the American Psychological Association (APA). His research interest is broadly focused on Program Evaluation, Medical Education, Psychometric Theories, Item Response Theory, Factor Analysis, Structural Equation Modeling, Measurement Instrument Development, Longitudinal Studies, and Data-Driven Decision Support Systems.