Zac Nickey


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Mon - Wed 12 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Thurs: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.


Zac joined the Division of Innovation and Applied Research in October 2017. As a senior research associate, Zac is responsible for developing methodologies including instrument design, data management, data analysis, economic impact analysis, and various other research tasks involving secondary data sources.

Previously, Zac served as adjunct faculty at the Community College of Baltimore County where he implemented the Computer Training for Seniors Initiative. Zac was also a research data manager at Westat, where he cleaned and prepared large datasets, and developed hard-copy surveys for automated forms processing and data capture and export.  


Zac holds an M.A. in applied sociology and a B.A. in sociology from University of Maryland, Baltimore County.


Zac’s interests involve fishing, hiking, and psychology and survey methodology.

Fun Facts

What are three websites that everyone should have bookmarked? The Wayback Machine, Print Friendly, and The Oregon Trail Deluxe game.