Qualitative Research Lead

Josué Meléndez Rodríguez is a Doctoral Fellow in Social Welfare and the Qualitative Research Lead for D-Lab at UC Berkeley. His work focuses on understanding and impacting social wellbeing within and through higher education. Josué came to Berkeley with a practice background, and his engagement with research officially began with doctoral studies. During the past three years, he has engaged courses, workshops, and other offerings about and assisted in conducting primarily qualitative research through the UC Berkeley School of Social Welfare, Graduate School of Education, D-Lab, and other UC Berkeley programs. He is currently conducting three qualitative research projects using MaxQDA for coding and analysis.