Loyola University Chicago

School of Education

Faculty and Staff Directory

Wu, Meng-Jia

Title/s:  Associate Professor

Specialty Area: Research Methodology

Office #:  Lewis Towers 1040, WTC

Phone: 312.915.7086


CV Link: Wu CV


Ph.D., Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Program Areas

  • Research Methodology

Research Interests

  • Applying missing data techniques to synthesize regression studies
  • Incorporating the perspectives in nonparametric strategies and Bayesian theorem into meta-analysis
  • Methodological issues arising from combining studies with different predictors in educational production functions

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • American Educational Research Association (AERA).
  • American Statistical Association (ASA).
  • Campbell Collaboration (C2).
  • Montessori and Frobel Education Center.
  • Phi Beta Delta International Honor Society.
  • Southwest Educational Research Association (SERA).
  • Synthesis Research Group (SRG).

Courses Taught

  • RMTD 421 Educational Research II
  • RMTD 481 Advanced Educational Statistics
  • RMTD 482 Introduction to Linear Models
  • RMTD 483 Multivariate Statistics
  • RMTD 590 Structural Equation Modeling


  • Dissertation Award from the Graduate School, Michigan State University
  • Teaching Fellowship from Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology, and Special Education, Michigan State University
  • Dissertation Award from Society of Multivariate Experimental Psychology
  • University Graduate Continuing Fellowship from College of Education, Michigan State University