GC3 Lectures


Date Title Lecturer
9/6/2013 A Workshop on Mediaton and Moderated Mediation A. Nayena Blankson, PhD
9/20/2013 Data Organization/Creating Reproducible Analyses Nick Jackson
9/27/2013 Basics of Using R Xiao He
10/4/2013 Basics of Data Analysis using R Xiao He
10/11/2013 Analysis of Categorical Data   Nick Jackson
10/18/2013 Assessment of Missing Data Adela Timmons
10/25/2013 Graphical Exploration of Interactions Nick Jackson
11/1/2013 An Introduction to MPLUS Adela Timmons
11/8/2013 Robust Methods of Analysis Jinxia Ma
11/15/2013 Exploratory Data Mining John J. McArdle, PhD

Structural Equation Modeling in R Using the lavaan Package

Randy Bautista
12/6/2013 Inadmissible Solutions and Pitfalls with Structural Equation Modeling Randy Bautista

1/22/2014 Item Response Theory Randy Bautista 
2/5/2014 Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation Sarfaraz Serang 
2/12/2014 Why Simulation? -Actual Practices in Behavioral and Psychological Research Satoshi Usami, PhD 
2/26/2014 Using R for Data Management Sarfaraz Serang
3/5/2014 Experiences using SEM Trees in R John Prindle, PhD
3/12/2014 Graphing in R  Ross Jacobucci 
4/2/2014  Expressing Latent Growth Curves as Mixed Models Nick Jackson 
4/16/2014  Factor Analysis with Categorical Data Ross Jacobucci 
4/23/2014  Analysis of Confounding: It more than Mediates the IV Nick Jackson
4/30/2014 Twin Models in Behavioral Genetics Research Devika Dhamija
9/11/2014 Data Analysis: From Start to Finish  Sarfaraz Serang
9/18/2014 How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love My Data: Management & Organization in SPSS Leslie Berntsen
9/25/2014 Analyze This, That, and Also That: Basic Procedures in SPSS Leslie Berntsen
10/2/2014 Repeated Measures Analysis in SPSS Franchesca Cortez 
10/9/2014 Baby Steps to Learn R for SPSS Users Kenneth Nguyen
10/16/2014 Stay Organized with Basic RStudio Programming Ben Smith
10/23/2014 Time Series Analysis in Psychological Data Shannon Potts
10/30/2014 Inter-Rater Reliability in SPSS Marie Gillespie 
11/6/2014 Structural Equation Modeling in AMOS Franchesca Cortez 
11/13/2014  Statistical Learning-Part 1: Preprocessing  Ross Jacobucci 
11/20/2014 Statistical Learning-Part 2: Ridge Regression and the Lasso Sarfaraz Serang 
12/4/2014  Statistical Learning-Part 3: Advanced Algorithms Ross Jacobucci
1/29/2015 Longitudinal Data Mining AND Big Data Controversies John J. McArdle, PhD
2/12/2015 Latent Growth Curve Models: A Framework for Understanding Change Sarfaraz Serang
3/5/2015  Designing Factorial Experiments Sarah Kusumastuti 
3/12/2015 Modern Methods for Analyzing Attrition Tim Hayes
4/2/2015  Introduction to Structural Modeling Using Mplus - Part I: Basic syntax, Using multiple groups to test moderation Carol Prescott, PhD
4/9/2015 Introduction to Structural Modeling Using Mplus - Part II: Categorical DVs, Testing mediation Carol Prescott, PhD
4/16/2015 Null Hypothesis Significance Testing (NHST): (Mis)interpretations, Controversies, and Alternatives   Richard John, PhD  
4/23/2015 Analysis of Repeated Measures using Mixed Effects Models Nick Jackson 

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