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2016 Prior Exposure Bayesian Data Analysis workshops for social scientists
Mark Andrews and I launched our  Prior Exposure  Bayesian Data Analysis workshop series last year and are pleased to announce that bookings for year the 2016 workshops 1 and 2 are now open. This is part of the  ESRC Advanced Training Initiative . Further de...
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I highly recommend this course. I only attended part of the series, but it was outstanding and I wish I could have gone to all of them.
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Excellent article - I've blogged about the average child example before - but didn't know about this broader literature on the inspection paradox.
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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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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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Stop Press: Additional dates for the 2016 Prior Exposure Bayesian Data Analysis workshops
Places on the Easter Prior Exposure  (introductory) workshops filled up very quickly and we had to turn away quite a few people. In response we’ve managed to arrange another set of events on 16 and 17 June (again with an optional R bootcamp on June 15th). B...
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Jon Rasbash prize for Quantitative Social Science 2016
The Jon Rasbash prize for Quantitative Social Science is awarded biennially for early career achievement in the field of quantitative social science.
The deadline for submissions for the 2016 award is 10 January 2016. The prize is open to UK residents who ...
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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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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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    Professor of Experimental Psychology, 2004 - present
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    Lecturer in Psychology, 1997 - 2004
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