How is statistics used in the social sciences?
Statistical methods can be applied to a variety of social situations. In today's data-driven world, statistics is used to make policy decisions, study social and behavioral changes, and answer important cultural questions.
- Erin Blankenship: statistics education, statistics teacher preparation at all levels (pre- and in-service K-12 teachers; graduate teaching assistants)
- Julia Soulakova: behavioral medicine
- Walter Stroup: value-added models for teacher effectiveness