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  • Program and Community Engagement Manager, Houston Education Research Consortium

Nehemiah Ankoor is the program and community engagement manager at Rice University’s Houston Education Research Consortium (HERC). He is responsible for creating, revising, and sustaining systems that aid in maintaining effective project timelines for our research and administrative teams. He also works in collaboration with HERC’s district partners and university faculty and staff to identify, organize, and lead opportunities for community outreach tied to HERC’s mission. Ankoor has been involved with HERC ever since taking Dr. Turley’s Sociology of Education course in 2013. After graduating from Rice in 2018 with his Bachelor’s in Sociology, he began serving as a Junior Research Analyst before his current role as Program and Community Engagement Manager.