- Masters of Science in Education, Oregon State University, USA, 2005
- Bachelors of Science in Accounting, Utah State University, USA, 1985
Sandra Bailey has been teaching classes in business management and accounting at Oregon Tech since 1994. Her favorite courses include financial and managerial accounting, and organizational behavior.
As the former Director of Academic Excellence at Oregon Tech, she guided the institution on assessment for continuous improvement by coordinating assessment with curricular design and faculty professional development. At Oregon Tech she also led a task force in a comprehensive general education review using assessment results and the Degree Qualifications Profile to guide the redesign of general education with clear alignment to institutional student learning outcomes.
Bailey served on the steering committee of the Multi-State Collaborative to Advance Quality Student Learning (MSC), serves as a reviewer for the Excellence in Assessment designation, and was the Oregon state lead for the Association of American Colleges and Universities’ (AAC&U) Faculty Collaboratives project. She has organized statewide faculty conferences in Oregon and facilitated curricular mapping and assignment design workshops with faculty across the country. Bailey has been a National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA) coach since 2014.