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Prior exposure workshops 3 and 4: September 22 and 23 in Nottingham
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Five new lectureships in psychology here at NTU:

http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/ALB186/lecturer-senior-lecturer-in-psychology/
View details for this Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Psychology job vacancy at Nottingham Trent University in Midlands of England. Apply now on...
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European Mathematical Psychology Group Meeting 2015 (Padua, italy)
European Mathematical Psychology Group Meeting 2015 Abstract submission is now open! Call for Papers You are cordially invited to attend the  European Mathematical Psychology Group Meeting 2015  (EMPG 2015), held at the University of Padua, Italy, from Tues...
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2015 Ranald Macdonald Postgraduate Research Award
Ranald Macdonald Postgraduate Research Award Deadline for
applications:   15 th of September 2015 This will be awarded to the best
UK Postgraduate thesis/dissertation/project (MSc, MRes, MPhil, Professional
Doctorate, DPhil or PhD) using mathematics, statis...
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Prior exposure: Bayesian data analysis workshops (ESRC Advanced Training Initiative)
Mark Andrews and I have just launched the web site for our Prior Exposure Bayesian Data Analysis workshop series. This is part of the ESRC Advanced Training Initiative . Further details are available here . The first two workshops are available for booking ...
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PLS think twice about partial least squares
One of the great things about writing a statistics book was finding an excuse to read about dozens of topics that I knew a little about but hadn't got around to studying in depth. Even so, there were a number of topics I ended up missing out on completely (...
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Prior exposure workshops 3 and 4 (Bayesian data analysis for social scientists)
Booking is now open for workshops three and four of our Prior Exposure Bayesian data analysis training (all taking place at NTU) These follow on from the first two workshops but if you have some training in regression (especially multilevel regression) and ...
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A standard textbook example of Bayes' rule considers the posterior probability of having a disease given that a diagnostic test shows a positive result. A key assumption of the standard example is that the prior probability, ...
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My favourite bit of this story is: "We don't talk about identifiable taxpayers." As he isn't (by any sensible definition) a taxpayer - that shouldn't stop them!
Tax inspectors failed to prosecute a property tycoon who did not submit returns or pay any tax for 24 years, documents seen by the BBC reveal.
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Please pass on to UK social science researchers ... especially Phd students.
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We finally got the web site up for the Prior Exposure workshops - ESRC funded training in Bayesian Data Analysis for social scientists.

http://www.priorexposure.org.uk

(I say we, but Mark Andrews did the heavy lifting while I recovered from 'flu - but at least I didn't go into work and make him sick too ...).
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    Professor of Experimental Psychology, 2004 - present
  • Loughborough University
    Lecturer in Psychology, 1997 - 2004
  • Cardiff University
    Post Doc, 1995 - 1997
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    Psychology, 1986 - 1990
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    Psychology, 1990 - 1994
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