Eleanor Jaffee

Evaluation Program Director and Coös Youth Study Project Manager
Phone: (603) 862-1012
Office: Carsey School of Public Policy, Huddleston Hall Rm G05, Durham, NH 03824
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Eleanor M. Jaffee, PhD, is the Evaluation Program Director at the Carsey School of Public Policy. Dr. Jaffee designs and conducts rigorous third-party evaluations for non-profit programs and government agencies serving individuals, families, and communities in New Hampshire and beyond, as well as for NSF, NIH, and DOE grantees. She works with clients through every phase of evaluation, including: development of logic models identifying measurable program outcomes; writing evaluation plans for proposals; construction of questionnaires and interview guides; data collection, management, and analysis; and authoring of evaluation reports tailored to target audiences. She also manages evaluation project budgets, staffing, and deliverables.


  • Ph.D., University at Albany
  • M.S.W., University at Albany
  • B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton

Research Interests

  • Applied Research
  • Children/Youth
  • Community Development/Revitalization
  • Continuing Professional Development
  • Educational Evaluation/Assessment
  • Human Services
  • Science/Technology/Engineering/Math (STEM) Education

Courses Taught

  • INCO 590: Rsrch Exp/Carsey School

Selected Publications

Van Gundy, K. T., Rebellon, C. J., Jaffee, E. M., Stracuzzi, N. F., Sharp, E. H., & Tucker, C. J. (2016). Perceived Local Job Prospects and School Connectedness in a Struggling Rural Economy: A Life-Course Perspective. Peabody Journal of Education, 91(2), 224-245. doi:10.1080/0161956x.2016.1151748

Hardiman, E. R., & Jaffee, E. M. (n.d.). Outreach and peer-delivered mental health services in New York City following September 11, 2001.. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 32(2), 117-123. doi:10.2975/32.2.2008.117.123

Most Cited Publications