Dr. Cynthia Jacobs

Dr. Cynthia Jacobs is Regional Manager, Americas, Training & Research Consultancy, with QSR International. She holds a master's degree in Community Social Psychology and a doctorate in Education. In her role with QSR, she’s worked with health researchers including physicians and social scientists, along with researchers in many other fields, in support of their qualitative data analysis.

Her own qualitative and mixed methods research has included a study of a writing intervention with adolescent mothers in a public high school, and a case study of a struggling school district, looking at hope among its teachers. She continues to have research interests in writing as a therapeutic tool and methodological challenges.