Chris Runyon

Chris did his doctoral work on causal inference at UT Austin. He is currently a measurement scientist in the Center for Advanced Assessment at the National Board of Medical Examiners, where his research focuses on developing automated scoring systems for constructed item responses.


  • Causal Inference
  • R
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Machine Learning


  • PhD in Quantitative Methods, 2020

    University of Texas at Austin

  • MA in Experimental Psychology, 2012

    James Madison University

  • BS in Psychology, 2008

    Virginia Commonwealth University

  • BA in Philosophy, 2008

    Virginia Commonwealth University

  • BA in Religious Studies (Buddhism), 2003

    University of Virginia